The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has published a new awareness raising website calling for protection of intersex children and adults from harmful practices.
Intersex Awareness Day
The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has published a joint statement calling on governments protect intersex children and adults from human rights violations.
For Intersex Awareness Day, Alessandro Comeni, co-founder of Intersexioni and OII Europe, will hold events in Chieti and Florence.
Six people linked to the group Visibilidade Intersexo in Brazil have been interviewed by NLucon.
Iranti.org interview intersex activists and the South African government representative who acknowledged harmful practices on intersex children to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.
US intersex activists and people of color, Lynnell, Saifa and Pidgeon, have released a statement for Intersex Awareness Day.
US advocacy organisation interACT has conducted a range of actions for Intersex Awareness Day, including publication of resources,a joint statement, stories and interviews.
Irene – who grew up in Russia and Ukraine – writes on the interACT blog about the best thing that ever happened to her.
The U.S. Department of State has issued a statement in recognition of Intersex Awareness Day, and expressing solidarity with intersex persons around the world.
IntersexUK and Stephen Fry raise awareness on the human rights of intersex people.
The Intersex Campaign for Equality/OII-USA has produced a series of colourful, shareable images on intersex issues for Intersex Awareness Day.
IVIM/OII Deutschland have issued a statement for Intersex Awareness Day, recognising the pioneers of 1996.