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Dear Friends-

We are excited to share some important updates about Global Action for Trans* Equality with you. As we previously announced, Justus Eisfeld recently left GATE to pursue other opportunities. Given Justus’ tremendous contribution to GATE’s work, his departure undoubtedly represents a political and institutional challenge for us. However, this transition also presents an opportune moment for building a renovated and stronger version of GATE.

Since we formed the organization in 2009, GATE has played a key role introducing trans* issues at the international level, promoting meaningful trans* involvement in international processes, advocating for the expansion of available funds to support trans* activism, and producing and sharing critical knowledge on trans* issues.

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Making depathologization a matter of law. A comment from GATE on the Maltese Act on Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics

A week ago Malta passed the Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics (GIGESC) Act, which encompasses, in a new and radical combination, legal recognition, protection and anti-discrimination measures.

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Declaración de GATE en el Día Internacional de Acción por la Despatologización Trans*

Este año, como cada año, GATE se une a la celebración del Día Internacional por la Despatologización Trans*. Hoy, 19 de octubre del 2013, activistas, grupos y redes de trabajo a lo largo de todo el mundo se unen bajo una afirmación en común: nuestras experiencias de corporalidad, identidad, amor, sexualidad, género y sus múltiples expresiones no son y no deben ser clasificadas como patológicas.

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