First UN resolution on human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity

23-09-2011

In June 2011, for the first time ever, a United Nations (UN) body adopted a resolution on using international human rights laws to combat violence and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

In June 2011, for the first time ever, a United Nations (UN) body adopted a resolution on using international human rights laws to combat violence and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.