Public Consultation launched by new UN Expert on LGBTI rights

The first Independent Expert on elimination of discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity held a public consultation on January 25 in Geneva. The expert’s mandate and basic activities were discussed at the consultation. The consultation was boycotted by the 57 member Organisation of Islamic Cooperation and the 54 member African Group.

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