Discrimination Against Trans Persons in the Americas | Discriminación Contra Personas Trans en las Américas

Commissioners: Tracy Robinson, José de Jesús Orozco Henríquez, Paulo Vannuchi, Elizabeth Abi-Mershed (Assistant Executive Secretary of the IACHR) Petitioners: Corporacíon Caribe Afirmativo, International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, Observatorio de Derechos Humanos y Legislación In Costa Rica, Chile, and…

Dutch Senate Approves Transgender Rights Bill

The Dutch senate has approved a bill that will allow transgendered people to change their gender on official documents without having to first undergo sterilization or sex-reassignment surgery as was previously required. Although individuals are still required to provide a…