In a statement during HRC51, we called on the Human Rights Council to address human rights violations against intersex persons, and on States to ban harmful interventions against them.
Intersex at the United Nations
HRC51 | The right to health of intersex persons and protection from violence and harmful practices based on sex characteristics
This side event at HRC51 focused on the right to health of intersex persons and protection from violence and harmful practices based on sex characteristics.
33 States call on investigating human rights violations and reverse discriminatory laws against intersex persons.
“This is an historic step forward for intersex communities globally”, say civil society organisations.