Intersex Side Event IDAHO Forum 2015 Montenegro

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Recording of the intersex side event of May 12th at IDAHO Forum 2015 in Montenegro where the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) and the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights, Council of Europe (CoE) launched two important papers on intersex human rights. 00:00 Introduction by Lauri Sivonen, Adviser at the Office of…
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Statement of OII Europe on Intersex, Disability and the UN Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities

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Ev Blaine Matthigack, Dan Ghattas (OII Germany) and Morgan Carpenter (OII Australia), Thematic Briefing on intersex to CRPD, 26 March 2015. Photo by Nigel Kingston, supplied by Diane Kingston OBE

Introduction The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is the latest human rights treaty body to address the violations of the rights of the intersex community. The Committee’s recommendations to the Federal Republic of Germany recognise the importance of protecting, promoting and fulfilling the rights of intersex individuals. Download and read the full…
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Statement of the European Intersex Meeting in Riga, 2014

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On Wednesday, the 8th of October the European Intersex Meeting took place in Riga. Under the umbrella of OII Europe and facilitated by ILGA Europe, this meeting gathered European intersex organisations working for intersex human rights. The goal of the meeting was to identify objectives and strategies to advocate for the full implementation of human…
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