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ARC International
Since 2003, ARC International plays an important role in facilitating strategic planning around LGBT issues internationally, strengthening global networks, and enhancing access to UN mechanisms.
SOGI Casebook
In 2009 the International Commission of Jurists began to gather together national court decisions that addressed questions concerning sexual orientation and gender identity. The result is this casebook.
UN Free & Equal
An initiative from the United Nations Human Rights Office
Declaration of Montreal
The Declaration of Montreal was endorsed by the participants of the International Conference on LGBT Human Rights, which was held in the framework of the 1st World Outgames in Montreal (Canada) in July 2006.
SOGI Legislative Database
Collection of laws covering issues of concern to LGBT individuals and communities around the world
UPR Info‘s Database of UPR recommendations
The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism of the United Nations Human Rights Council is used to review each of the 193 Member States of the UN on its entire human rights record every four and a half years. One of the thematic issues is "Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity".
IACHR Unit on the Rights of Lesbians, Gays and Trans, Bisexual and Intersex Persons
OAS » Inter-American Commission on Human Rights » Unit on the Rights of LGTBI Persons
SOGI UN Database
Contains material from the ICJ UN compilations on sexual orientation and gender identity in international human rights law
World Legal Survey ILGA
LGBT Military Index
Ranking of inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender personnel in armed forces
The Time Has Come
A beautiful film of the UN about gay rights
Yogyakarta Principles
In 2006 a group of international human rights experts met in Yogyakarta, Indonesia to outline a set of international principles relating to sexual orientation and gender identity. The result was the Yogyakarta Principles: a universal guide to human rights which affirm binding international legal standards with which all States must comply.
Mulabi- Espacio Latinoamericano de Sexualidades y Derechos
Eiropean Parliament Intergroup on LGBT Rights
Informal forum for Members of the European Parliament who are committed to upholding the fundamental rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people
Commissie Gelijke Behandeling
ACLU Gay and Lesbian Rights
American Civil Liberties Union
Lambda Legal
National Organization for Women, Lesbian Rights - Gay Rights
Empowering people everywhere to create the change they want to see
LGIRTF : Lesbiand and Gay Immigration Rights Task Force
OUTfront!, Amnesty International USA
IGLHRC : International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission
National LGBT Bar Association
National association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, law students, activists and affiliated lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender legal organizations in the USA