for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people around the world.
As part of Pride celebrations in 2012, Turkish protestors demanded their rights: “We are here, get used it!,” “Sexual Orientation in the Constitution,” and “Sexual Identity in the Constitution.”
In October 2012, together with two Turkish LGBT organizations, we prepared and submitted a shadow report (Download the full report ») to the United Nations Human Rights Committee and supported a Turkish trans activist to testify to the expert body in Geneva.
We at IGLHRC work with advocates for LGBT rights in towns and cities internationally and on the world stage of the United Nations to advance human rights for everyone, everywhere. Help us continue.
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