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Gender Identity and Reproductive Autonomy: Deconstructing sex, gender and roles document

Gender Identity and Reproductive Autonomy examines how the right to family and to benefit from scientific progress has deconstructed biology, sex, gender and roles.

  • Published
  • 16 April 2019
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The right to found a family is a fundamental right recognized by many international treaties and conventions.

This paper was originally delivered as a keynote presentation by Dr. Lamm at the International WPATH Symposium in Buenos Aires, November 2018.


This paper was written by Eleonora Lamm and edited by Mauro Cabral Grinspan & Naomhán O’Connor.


When referencing this report, we recommend the following citation:

Lamm, Eleonora (2019) Gender identity and reproductive autonomy. Deconstructing sex, gender and roles. New York: GATE.


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