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Joint public statement on the release of the “Practices of exclusion” report by the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity

Index Number: IOR 40/4955/2021

On 26 October 2021, the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity presented his report “Practices of exclusion” to the United Nations General Assembly. We call particular attention to the report’s insistence that a broad understanding of gender is meaningful for all human rights work in order to effectively address the multiple barriers to full enjoyment of rights.

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