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Concluding Observations: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, CRC/C/15/Add.188, October 9, 2002

Adolescent health

43. (…) The Committee is concerned that homosexual and transsexual young people do not have access to the appropriate information, support and necessary protection to enable them to live their sexual orientation. The Committee is furthermore concerned at the rising incidence of sexually transmitted diseases among young persons.

44. In line with its previous recommendations (ibid., para. 30), the Committee recommends that the State party: (…)

(d) Provide adequate information and support to homosexual and transsexual young people (…).

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