“At a certain point, when it came to professional setbacks, I had to wonder whether just acknowledging who I was was going to be the ultimate career-ending, professional setback.”
Those claiming asylum on the basis of their sexual identity are often unable to provide objective evidence of that identity, leaving their claims to rest upon whether or not the decision-maker finds their account credible.
Members of the Caucus will be meeting in Tokyo on 19 September for a series of meetings on LGBT+ priorities in the Asia-Pacific region, in association with the Lawyers for LGBT & Allies Network and Freshfields.
In many European countries, people who identify as transgender must have a mental health diagnosis to get their official records changed.
As a French parliamentary commission considers the reform of bioethics legislation, the government has been asked to put an end to the practice of surgically assigning gender to intersex babies.
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Former Tasmanian anti-discrimination commissioner says the bill gives a ‘special cloak of protection’ to potentially toxic views
Rights are not rice cakes that should be divided. In a video message shown during the CSC event, Bataan 1st District Rep. Geraldine Roman reminded the public that they should not be swayed by “smear campaigns or fear-mongering” of those opposed to SOGIE bill.
Gov’t said that reassignment surgeries will be allowed in cases of life-threatening situations, which will be decided after the recommendations of a committee.
Australia’s religious discrimination bill has a broad meaning including religious observance, dress and expression of religious belief
Aldo Davila said that despite death threats, he is ready to fight for those previously without a voice in the congress
The Victorian Legislative Council passed an amendment to the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registration Act 1996 (Vic), making it possible for transgender and gender diverse people to change the legal gender on their birth certificates.