Intersex Human Rights > Brill New UN OHCHR Fact Sheet
"Free & Equal", the
United Nations Campaign for LGBT Equality under the auspices of the UN Office
of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Geneva, recently published
>>> "Fact Sheet Intersex" (PDF) which has been rightfully praised all over.
Markus Bauer (StopIGM.org): “I particularly welcome how it
actually spells out "ill-treatment"
"harmful practices", two crucial and most powerful human
rights frameworks still too often 'overlooked' when discussing intersex human
rights, same as
"access to effective remedy, including redress and
compensation" included in the action points.
“Put "perpetrators" on top of that, and consider my day made
“Together with the similarly brilliant
German QueerAmnesty flyer on intersex (PDF), this is the new
benchmark for adaequately adressing intersex rights from a LGBTQ
perspective, while successfully avoiding the
pitfalls of appropriation.
Now, who's next?”
Intersex Genital Mutilations • 17 Most Common
Human Rights Violations Of Children With Variations Of Sex Anatomy
IGM – Historical Overview • What is Intersex? • How Common are IGMs?
>>> Download PDF (3.65 MB) >>> Table of Contents
STOP IGM Primer:
What everyone should know about Intersex Genital Mutilations (IGM)!
>>> Download (PDF, 1.95 MB)
IGM as a Harmful Practice: 2015
• IGM: A Survivor's Perspective • Intersex Movement History
• What are Variations of Sex Anatomy? • What are IGM Practices?
• IGM and Human Rights • Conclusion: IGM as a Harmful Practice
>>> Download PDF (3.14 MB) >>> Table of Contents