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Genomics and genetic selection

…tersex-Related Research Must Have Direct Input from Intersex Community’ by Morgan Carpenter, in the Star Observer, 21 October 2015. → Millions of dollars of Australian research funds go towards discovery of genetic causes of intersex variations. Rationales for such research have included “psychological trauma” (University of Queensland undated), yet no public funds support intersex-led peer and family support to address this issue. Medicine and Na…

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Moving forward

…our joint Executive Directors as of 1 December 2016. Both Tony Briffa and Morgan Carpenter will be contracted part time on systemic advocacy, health and human rights work for Australians with intersex traits. A key initial task will be to develop a business plan for the organisation, but we also expect both Morgan and Tony to increase our availability, our visibility and our engagement in Australia and internationally. We would like to extend our…

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Domestic and family violence

…tion Intersex International Australia, Eve Black, Kylie Bond, Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, et al. 2017. ‘Darlington Statement’. https://darlington.org.au/statement. Asquith, Nicole L., Anneke Collison, Lisa Lewis, Kai Noonan, Eloise Layard, Guneet Kaur, Fernanda Bellei, and Erdem Yigiter. 2019. ‘Home Is Where Our Story Begins: CALD LGBTIQ+ People’s Relationships to Family’. Current Issues in Criminal Justice 31 (3): 311–32. doi:10.1080/10345329….

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Our board

…was a co-executive director between December 2016 and May 2021, alongside Morgan Carpenter and is now a vice-chair. Tony is one of Australia’s first intersex advocates, appearing on 60 Minutes in 2000 and 2005, and published in Nature in 2004. Tony more recently presented a statement to the UN Human Rights Council, in 2014. She is also a councillor of Hobsons Bay in Melbourne, the first openly intersex person elected to public office and the worl…

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Marriage and people with intersex variations

…ii.org.au/31139/submission-marriage-amendment-2017/ Update: Senate hearing Morgan Carpenter participated in a Senate hearing in Canberra on 25 January, via teleconference. There are some errors in the proof version of Hansard, but the material is readable. Hansard transcripts of hearings References [1a, 1b, 1c] Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. Intersex Awareness Day – Wednesday 26 October. End violence and harmful medical practice…

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Discrimination

…tion Intersex International Australia, Eve Black, Kylie Bond, Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, et al. 2017. ‘Darlington Statement’. Sydney, New South Wales. Carpenter, Morgan. 2017. ‘Submission on the Yogyakarta Principles, 10 Year Review’. Carpenter, Morgan. 2018. ‘The “Normalization” of Intersex Bodies and “Othering” of Intersex Identities in Australia’. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, May, 1–9. Carpenter, Morgan. 2018. ‘The “Normalisation” of Inte…

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Timeline of legal, community and other key events

…eeches on intersex health and human rights take place in the Senate 2015 – Morgan Carpenter participates in the first UN expert meeting on ending human rights violations against intersex people, in Geneva 2016 – the Family Court adjudicates ‘Re: Carla (Medical procedure)’ – the judge describes prior surgeries (without court authorisation) on this preschool child with 17β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 3 deficiency, described as a ‘sexual development…

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NSW election issues, 2019

….d. Equal Opportunity Act 2010 No. 16 of 2010. [13] Karkazis, Katrina, and Morgan Carpenter. 2018. ‘Impossible “Choices”: The Inherent Harms of Regulating Women’s Testosterone in Sport’. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, August. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11673-018-9876-3. [14] Jones, Tiffany. 2016. ‘The Needs of Students with Intersex Variations’. Sex Education16 (6): 602–18. https://doi.org/10.1080/14681811.2016.1149808. [15] Schneuer, Francisco J, J…

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Statement on the Senate report ‘Involuntary or coerced sterilisation of intersex people in Australia’

…ividual cases. Guidelines, advisory committees and community participation Morgan Carpenter, President of OII Australia, says: We welcome legal scrutiny that is guided by human rights based frameworks and guidelines, protecting both the rights of the child and the future adult. It is essential that future court involvement be shaped by human rights considerations, informed by national guidelines, with the participation of the child, family, and su…

Respons to the paper "Health and wellbeing of people with intersex variations"

Response to the Victorian paper on the health and wellbeing of people with intersex variations

…tion Intersex International Australia, Eve Black, Kylie Bond, Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, et al. 2017. ‘Darlington Statement’. https://darlington.org.au/statement. Briffa, Tony. 2004. ‘Intersex Surgery Disregards Children’s Human Rights’. Nature 428 (6984): 695. doi:10.1038/428695a. Carpenter, Morgan. 2018. ‘The “Normalisation” of Intersex Bodies and “Othering” of Intersex Identities’. In The Legal Status of Intersex Persons, edited by Jens Sch…

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Intersex advocacy at the UN 26th Human Rights Council

…rlands, Clement Voule of International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) and Morgan Carpenter of OII Australia. Speakers discussed progress and challenges at regional levels, and underscored the need for leadership by the Human Rights Council. For Morgan, the event was also an opportunity to educate about intersex issues. Interest in the issues raised was strong. NGO side event on the criminalisation of sexuality and reproduction On Thursday 12 June…

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Intersex people and intersectionality

…zation of LGBT People in the United States. Queer Action/Queer Ideas. Boston: Beacon Press. Reis, Elizabeth. 2012. Bodies in Doubt: An American History of Intersex. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Some of these themes were the subject of a presentation by Morgan Carpenter to TheMHS Conference in Perth in August 2014. Give feedback on this page Was this page helpful? Click on a star to give a rating Submit rating We are sorry that this p…