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AHRC: Ensure health and bodily integrity for people with intersex variations

…t to be able to make fully informed decisions about their own healthcare.” Morgan Carpenter, Tony Briffa and Anna Brown were all members of the expert reference group for this inquiry by the Australian Human Rights Commission. Morgan Carpenter is a signatory of the Yogyakarta Principles plus 10. For media inquiries, contact Matthew Phillips on 0408 541 717 or or Morgan Carpenter on 0418 356 131 or morgan.carpenter@ih…

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Media and style guide

…ors?, an article in the December 2018 issue of the RANZCOG O&G Magazine by Morgan Carpenter We typically describe forced, involuntary, unnecessary and non-consensual gonadal and cosmetic genital surgeries on infants, children and adolescents as just that. We occasionally also use the term “Genital Mutilation”, as it corresponds to the widely used term “Female Genital Mutilation”, but we generally try to refrain from the use of triggering language….

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Board changes at OII Australia

…April 2015. Tony speaks nationally and internationally on intersex issues. Morgan Carpenter Morgan Carpenter was elected to the role of president in 2013. Morgan migrated permanently to Australia in 2005. A founding director of OII Australia, Morgan was diagnosed late, with a complex surgical history. Morgan wrote our submissions to Senate Inquiries on anti-discrimination legislation, and involuntary or coerced sterilisation, and also participated…

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Review of government, community and related resources in Victoria

…population. These illustrate a contradiction discussed in a book chapter (Carpenter 2018a) and peer-reviewed article (Carpenter 2018b), that different language is associated with radically different values, beliefs and ideas about the nature of the subject population. In particular, people with intersex variations are simultaneously depicted as disordered female and males, and in need of “fixing”, while at the same time are depicted as an other s…

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Researching intersex populations

…tion Intersex International Australia, Eve Black, Kylie Bond, Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, et al. 2017. ‘Darlington Statement’. Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions. 2016. Promoting and Protecting Human Rights in Relation to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Sex Characteristics. Sydney, Australia: Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions.…

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UN Human Rights Council: resolution, statement and side event, “The time has come”

…September 2014. Organisation Intersex International Australia (July 2014) Morgan Carpenter at LGBTI Human Rights in the Commonwealth conference, accessed 16 September 2014. The text was reviewed by the board of OII Australia, and also by Mauro Cabral and Dan Christian Ghattas. The final text is the responsibility of Morgan Carpenter. Side event: “The time has come” Morgan Carpenter

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Submission to the Australian Bureau of Statistics on proposed sex and gender identity standards

…sex Rights and Freedoms.” Court Of Conscience, no. 9 (2015): 27–33. [4] See for example Martínez-Patiño, Maria José. “Personal Account A Woman Tried and Tested.” The Lancet, December 2005, 366–538; Carpenter, Morgan, and Organisation Intersex International Australia. “Submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission: Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Rights Snapshot Report.” S…

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Intersex inclusion in the 2014 Sydney Mardi Gras Parade

…alia) at the Mardi Gras Parade press briefing on 28 February. Morgan: “I’m Morgan Carpenter, I’m kind of a guy, and I’m kind of queer.” Bonnie: “I’m Bonnie Hart, I’m a woman, and I’m kind of straight-ish. “Being intersex has nothing to do with gender identities or presentations, or sexual orientation. Intersex people identify as female, male, both, and all sorts of identities between the binary. It’s a lived experience” Morgan: “Intersex is not ab…

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Tasmania: unfinished business

…nian Law Reform Institute prior to their publication of an issues paper. – Morgan Carpenter JP was a member of the drafting committee and a signatory of the Yogyakarta Principles plus 10. More information Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Support Group Australia, Intersex Trust Aotearoa New Zealand, Organisation Intersex International Australia, Eve Black, Kylie Bond, Tony Briffa, Morgan Carpenter, et al. ‘Darlington Statement’. Sydney, New South Wa…


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…y Tony Briffa in Archer Magazine, September 2018 a written presentation by Morgan Carpenter on intersex people in sport, at the Australian government site Play by the Rules, September 2018 a RightsTalk address by Morgan Carpenter at the Australian Human Rights Commission, February 2017 Tony Briffa speaking at the Darwin Outgames Human Rights Forum, May 2014 Morgan Carpenter speaking at a UN Human Rights Council side event, March 2014 Analysis and…

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Publication of Darlington Statement, a common platform on intersex community goals in Aus/NZ

…. This movement has come so far. Proud to be part of this ‘red hair’ mob.” Morgan Carpenter added: “We would like to thank the organisations that made the event possible, including the National LGBTI Health Alliance, Twenty10 and the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice.” Read the Statement on this site Read on the Darlington Statement websiteRead on the AISSGA site Download PDF version Some words from the Darlington Statement: “We recognise the…

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IDAHOBIT statement, 2019

…uch work to be done. The World Health Assembly commences on Monday 20 May. Morgan Carpenter, co-executive director of IHRA, will be present at the kind invitation of GATE. UPDATE 2020: we do not recognise or understand the meaning of the word ‘intersexism’. If you are using this word, please change it. If you use terms like interphobia or intersexphobia, question what it is supposed to mean, what you do about those meanings, and why it only appear…