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Combatting discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity - Fact Sheets

Learn more about the human rights challenges facing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) and intersex people everywhere and the actions that can be taken to protect their human rights and tackle violence and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.

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Other OHCHR factsheets, infographics and information series on the rights of LGBT and intersex persons

  • Intersex

  • Infographic: Sexual orientation and gender identity throughout history

  • OHCHR information series on sexual and reproductive health and rights – Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people

  • One pager on 2015 High Commissioner's report to the Human Rights Council on discrimination and violence against individuals based on their sexual orientation and gender identity (A/HRC/29/23)