Analysis of UN Guidance Note on LGBT refugees

July 31, 2009

Professor Nicole LaViolette (University of Ottawa Law) has just published an analysis of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' Guidance Note on Refugee Claims Relating to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity.  Excerpts follow; HT Oscar Cabrera – …In addition to being the UNHCR’s first analysis of sexual orientation and gender identity in the context […]

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10 worst countries for lgbt-related human rights abuses

February 27, 2009

On the heels of the State Department's release of its annual human rights report, the Council for Global Equality has published an analysis of the worst human rights offenses directed against lgbt people. According to the Council, this year's report is the most comprehensive ever issued by the State Department with regard to lgbt issues, […]

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