Malaysia

Malaysia

Unprecedented Advance for Transgender Rights in Malaysia

Malaysia Transgender Laws
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Malaysia’s Putrajaya Court of Appeal ruled that it's unconstitutional for Negeri Sembilan to criminalize transgender individuals for "cross dressing." ...
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An Airplane, a Missile, and an Unfathomable Moment in the War Against HIV

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In a moment - a still-unfathomable moment - 100 of the estimated 12,000 conference delegates scheduled to attend this HIV/AIDS conference ceased to exist. ...
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New Study Shows Mistreatment of LGBT People in Asia

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Governments in Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Sri Lanka, routinely ignore the exclusion of LGBT persons from legal protections. ...
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Malaysian Court Upholds Ban on Sexuality Rights Festival, Denies the Right to Assembly and Free Speech

Malaysian Court Upholds Ban on Sexuality Rights Festival, Denies the Right to Assembly and Free Speech
The festival has been organized with three aims: First, to empower Malaysians who have been marginalized for their sexuality and gender identities. Second, to champion sexuality rights—self-determination, expression and love—as human rights vital to our humanity. Third, to provide platforms for advocacy of human rights on issues of sexuality and gender. ...
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