Intersex human rights, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex characteristics and the Yogyakarta Principles plus 10

  title={Intersex human rights, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex characteristics and the Yogyakarta Principles plus 10},
  author={Morgan Carpenter},
  journal={Culture, Health \& Sexuality},
  pages={516 - 532}
Abstract The 2006 Yogyakarta Principles apply human rights law in relation to sexual orientation and gender identity. Created outside the UN system, their aim was to promote good practices in protecting the rights of LGBT and intersex people. They were ineffective in protecting the rights of intersex people, including due to an inappropriate framing around ‘sexual orientation’ and ‘gender identity’. In the same year, a group of clinicians published a ‘consensus statement’ reframing intersex… 
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