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Press releases and statements

Format: 2018

ILGA World Conference 2019: theme and es...

The ILGA family will gather together under the theme “Celebrating the past to liberate the future”

Trans activists advocate for their right...

The second UN Trans Advocacy Week gathered together 23 trans and gender diverse human rights defenders from 19 countries for the 38th Hu...

Being trans is not a mental disorder any...

The World Health Organization has just announced the completion of the ICD-11 and r...

ILGA launches #TurnItOff campaign

Starting on the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, and running for a whole week, the campaign will raise voices of LGB...

ILGA launches Annual Report 2017

We wrapped up one year in our work to advance equality worldwide, offering a glimpse into our present impact and our future direction

World Health Day 2018 | joint statement

A joint statement to call upon world leaders to commit to advancing health for all by moving towards Universal Health Coverage, as pledged in the S...

ILGA announces new Executive Director

André du Plessis has been appointed to lead the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association as ILGA prepares to celebrate...

ILGA mourns the loss of Kürşad Kahramano...

One of the longest-standing Secretaries General in the history of the organisation has left us

ILGA releases 2nd edition of its Trans L...

“Every region in the world has restrictive processes for trans people just to be who they are”, says coordinator and co-author Zhan Chiam, Senior P...

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