Malta Breaks New Ground On Intersex Human Rights Issues

Malta Breaks New Ground On Intersex Human Rights Issues

Via: ooiuk

Flag_of_Malta.svgThe Maltese Government became the first legislative body in the world to acknowledge the human rights issues surrounding intersex when it launched a consultation exercise for it’s proposed Gender Identity Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Bill (GIGESC) in October this year.

This proposed bill is the culmination of immense work by intersex advocates to acquire protections for…

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Shoutouts to our Maltese comrade’s, friends and allies Ruth Baldacchino & Silvan Agius. Ruth and Silvan have volunteered and worked as ILGA representatives with the past 4 international intersex forums. Recently, their country (& home of the 3rd international intersex forum) Malta made big progress for intersex rights! Inter/Act coordinators (current and past) have been honored to work with such an amazing group of activities, advocates and allies and we want to say thank you to Ruth and Silvan for really pushing through on this in Malta. We hope the rest of the world takes note 🙂

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