It was on December 10th, 1948 when the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed that “all human beings are born free [Continue Reading]
Intersex people are still subject to invasive and often irreversible medical or surgical treatments to modify their sex characteristics, mainly to align them to social standards of so-called male and female bodies.
As the latest FRA EU-LGBTI II Survey Report confirms, the majority of such treatments lack the free and informed consent of the person concerned.
A groundbreaking resolution has been adopted by the UN Human Rights Council on the elimination of discrimination against women and girls in sport.
A groundbreaking resolution has been adopted by the UN Human Rights Council on the elimination of discrimination against women and [Continue Reading]
A Milestone for Intersex Rights: The European Parliament adopts landmark resolution on the rights of intersex people
Today, on the 14th of February 2019, the European Parliament has adopted a landmark Resolution on the Rights of Intersex [Continue Reading]
List of intersex specific shadow reports to UN committees from CoE Region and from countries monitoring the CoE Region – Update August 2021
Download our list of intersex specific shadow reports from CoE Region and from countries monitoring the CoE Region with links [Continue Reading]
Find a Spanish version here. On June 18 2018, the World Health Organization published the new International Classification of Diseases [Continue Reading]
Download our list to the international intersex human rights movement with links to Human Rights documents adressing intersex and important events
We are excited to present the Serbo-Croatian translation of our toolkit “Standing up for the human rights of intersex people [Continue Reading]
OII Europe is exited to announce the translation of “Standing up for the human rights of intersex people – How [Continue Reading]
Today our secretary Kitty Anderson is in Copenhagen for the launch of the Amnesty International report of the human rights [Continue Reading]
Recent Study on the Frequency of Genital Surgeries on Children Performed in Germany. Summary of the main findings from OII [Continue Reading]
On the 24th to 25th of January 2017 the UN Independent Expert on SOGI, Prof. Vitit Muntarbhorn, convened a public [Continue Reading]