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Applications are open to trans and gender diverse activists for UN Trans Advocacy Week 2024, which takes place during the 56th Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland.
Examining the impact of anti-gender opposition on the health rights of trans and gender diverse people
The session will illustrate the current anti-rights atmosphere and demonstrate how the anti-gender movement links inextricably to restrictions to healthcare access for trans and gender diverse people. Panelists will showcase how the growing anti-gender movement affects the response to HIV, harm reduction, and sexual and reproductive rights services overall.
GATE’s paper stresses the role that States play in ensuring trans and gender diverse youth’s access to bodily autonomy, gender-affirming healthcare and legal gender recognition.
After UN Trans Advocacy Week (UN TAW) 2023, which took place from 18 to 24 June 2023, GATE asked two delegates about their personal perspectives and highlights of UN TAW 2023.
Read Andreo Gustavo and Douglas da Silva’s answers to three questions below.
At a time when the opposition to the rights of trans persons is increasingly used as a political weapon in many parts of the world, 14 trans and gender diverse activists raised their voices at the United Nations during the first week of the Human Rights Council, to an overwhelmingly positive response.
In response to the SR VAW Report on Custody, violence against women and children: Trans Advocacy Week Statement
Trans Advocacy Week delegate delivered a statement on behalf of 14 trans and gender diverse activists in response to the SR on VAW Report on Custody, violence against women and children
In support of the WG on DAW Report on Gendered Inequalities of Poverty: Trans Advocacy Week Statement
Trans Advocacy Week delegate delivered a statement on behalf of 14 trans and gender diverse activists in support of the WG on DAW Report on Gendered Inequalities of Poverty