Title Yogyakarta Principles - Principles on the application of international human rights law in relation to sexual orientation and gender identity
Publisher International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)
Publication Date March 2007
Topics Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) | Sexual and reproductive rights
Other Languages / Attachments Arabic | Chinese | French | Russian | Spanish
Cite as International Commission of Jurists (ICJ), Yogyakarta Principles - Principles on the application of international human rights law in relation to sexual orientation and gender identity, March 2007, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/48244e602.html [accessed 23 July 2014]
Comments Drafted, developed and discussed by a group of human rights experts. Following an expertsÂ’ meeting held at Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Indonesia from 6 to 9 November 2006, 29 experts from 25 countries with diverse backgrounds and expertise relevant to issues of human rights law unanimously adopted the Yogyakarta Principles.
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