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Themes Archives: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

HRC 41: NGOs call to #RenewIESOGI

1316 NGOs working on diverse human rights issues from 174 States and territories around the world are calling the #HRC41 for the renewal of the mandate of the Independent Expert on violence and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. (more…)

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India: LGBTQ persons face discrimination in housing, work and public spaces despite increased legal recognition – new ICJ report, video

The Indian Government must give effect to recent rulings of the Supreme Court and end discrimination and other human rights violations and abuses based on real or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, the ICJ said today at the Delhi launch of its new report on the conditions of LGBTQ people in India. (more…)

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