Beyond the binary
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By Transgender Law Centre San Francisco The Beyond the binary booklet was created by the Transgender law centre in San Francisco, California. It’s intended for use by students and teachers to discuss gender identity other than male and female. Note: the legal information and statistics are drawn from studies in the USA, however, the rest of the information is really good to get conversations going in a school environment. Download PDF from transgender law centre
LGBTI ageing: Best practice guidelines
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By GLBTI Rights In Ageing Inc Research indicates older GLBTI people are likely to be disadvantaged in the aged care sector due to their sexuality. GRAI (GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc) has a great deal of research on GLBTI experiences and best practices for ageing people. View GRAI research here View and download “Gender is just part of who I am”
Sex Files
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By Australian Human Rights Commission In May and June 2008, the Australian Human Rights Commission sought the views of the sex and gender diverse community about the most pressing human rights issues facing their community. The Sex Files download site
Writing Themselves in 3
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By GLHV Writing Themselves In 3 is the third Australian study on the sexual health and wellbeing of same sex attracted and gender questioning young people. Writing themselves in 3 on GLHV website Download PDF
Safe Schools Coalition resources
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The Safe Schools coalition Victoria has a great set of resources of use to schools and professionals. Note: These resources are mostly gay-and-lesbian related, but they’re definitely useful! Safe Schools Coalition Resources webpage
Service guideline on gender sensitivity and safety
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By Victorian Department of Health A guideline for mental health and alcohol and other drug (AOD) services to provide gender-sensitive care for women, men and people who identify as transgender or intersex. Gender sensitivity and safety website Download PDF Download literature review PDF
Human rights and gender identity issues paper
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By European Union commissioner for Human Rights This paper written by the European Union commissioner for human rights outlines issues around human rights and gender identity according to European human rights laws. It is the basis for the human rights and gender identity best practice catalogue, created by ILGA Europe and TGEU. Paper website Download PDF
Human Rights & Gender Identity best practice catalogue
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By ILGA Europe Human Rights & Gender Identity Best Practice Catalogue is a follow-up to Commissioner Hammarberg’s landmark 2009 Issue Paper. It presents a number of policy, legal and practical inspirations from countries in Europe and beyond on how the 12 recommendations contained in the Issue Paper could be implemented. Best practice catalogue webpage Download PDF
Dude Magazine
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Dude magazine is the first collection of queer and trans perspectives on various topics related to trans guys. DUDE was a project that ran from 2010 to 2013. Because it was purely volunteer run, it eventually reached it’s resting point. This isn’t the only reason it ceased production, Jez Pez the Founding Editor felt the purpose of DUDE had achieved it’s goal. Jez Pez wanted DUDE to raise the profile of trans guys. While the project …
Private Lives 2
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By GLHV Private Lives 2 is a national survey of GLBTI people across Australia. It measures the wellbeing of GLBTI people and builds on the work performed in Private Lives 1, several years ago. Contained inside is interesting information on Sex and gender diverse people and some on gender-questioning and genderqueer people. Private Lives 2 on GLHV website Download Private Lives 2 Order hardcopy