This submission focuses on the specific rights violations affecting children who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) or intersex. It aims to highlight the different forms of discrimination they experience on the basis of their actual or perceived sexuality or gender identity focusing on the worrying trend of restricting children’s access to information, violations of their right to bodily integrity, legal recognition, access to sex and relationships education and bullying.
SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY: CRIN'S submission to the report of the Independent Expert
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