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United Nations for Intersex Awareness

United Nations for Intersex Awareness

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.

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interACT 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.

US State Department

US Department of State recognition

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.

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OII-USA: “Did you know?”

The Intersex Campaign for Equality/OII-USA has produced a series of colourful, shareable images on intersex issues for Intersex Awareness Day.

Astraea announces 2016 grants

The Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice has announced $200,000 in grant funding for 2016, benefiting 32 organisations in 27 countries.