All Countries – UN SOGI Voting Records

Over many years, and in a number of UN spaces, the 193 member countries of United Nations have been voting on or signing on to a number of resolutions, amendments to resolutions, and statements on sexual orientation and/or gender identity.

We have been tracking many of these positions and the details on each vote can be found here.

Info/What was votedAfghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Antigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmenia Australia AustriaAzerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus BelgiumBelize Benin BhutanBolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana BrazilBrunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Central African Republic Chad Chile China Colombia Comoros CongoCosta Rica Côte d'Ivoire Croatia Cuba Cyprus Czech RepublicDemocratic People's Republic of Korea Democratic Republic of Congo DenmarkDjibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Fiji FinlandFranceGabon Gambia Georgia GermanyGhana GreeceGrenada Guatemala Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran (Islamic Republic of)IraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaica JapanJordan KazakhstanKenya Kiribati Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People's Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia LibyaLiechtensteinLithuania LuxembourgMadagascar Malawi MalaysiaMaldivesMali Malta Marshall Islands Mauritania Mauritius Mexico Micronesia (Federated States of)Monaco Mongolia MontenegroMorocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal NetherlandsNew Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Norway Oman Pakistan Palau Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Poland PortugalQatar Republic of Korea Republic of MoldovaRomania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal SerbiaSeychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South SudanSpainSri Lanka Sudan Suriname Swaziland SwedenSwitzerlandSyrian Arab Republic Tajikistan Thailand The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Timor-LesteTogo Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Tuvalu Uganda UkraineUnited Arab Emirates United KingdomUnited Republic of Tanzania United States of America Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe         
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SOGI resolution, 2016 PASSEDYES (F)NO (U)NO (U)YES (F)YES (F)ANO (U)NO (U)NO (U)NO (U)YES (F) YES (F)YES (F)NO (U)YES (F)YES (F)YES (F)AANO (U)NO (U)NO (U)YES (F)NO (U)YES (F)YES (F)NO (U)AYES (F)NO (U)YES (F)YES (F)AYES (F)NO (U)YES (F)NO (U)NO (U)YES (F)AYES (F)YES (F)NO (U)NO (U)YES (F)YES (F)YES (F)
Paragraph vote: Retain Ops 3 to 7? (Ops 3 to 7 created the Ind. Expert) PASSEDYESNONOYESYESANONONONODNVAYESDNVYESYESYESAANONONOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNOYESYESAYESNOYESNONOYESAYESYESNONOYESYESYES
Paragraph vote: Retain OP 2? (OP2 refers to SOGI when deploring violence and discrim) PASSEDYESNONOYESYESAAAANODNVAYESAYESYESYESAANONONOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESYESYESNONOYESDNVYES
Paragraph vote: Retain PP4? (PP4 referes to previous SOGI resolutions) PASSEDYESNONOYESDNVAAAANODNVAYESAYESYESYESAANONONOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESYESYESNONOYESDNVYES
Paragraph vote: Retain title? (title mentions SOGI) PASSEDYESNONOYESYESANOAANODNVAYESAYESYESYESYESANONONOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESAYESYESNONOYESDNVYES
11th amend (L.81) Remove call for Ind. Expert and replace with OHCHR report DEFEATEDNOYESYESNONOAYESYESYESYESDNVAADNVNONONOAAYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONOANOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVA
10th amend. (L.80) Remove references to SOGI when deploring violence and discrim. DEFEATEDNOYESYESNODNVAYESYESYESYESDNVANOANONONOAAYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVA
9th amend. (L.79) New PP: responct for soverign right of each country PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVANOANONONOYESYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYESYESANOYESNONOANOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVYES
8th amend. (L.78) New PP: concern on imposing concepts on social matters, incl. private conduct PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVANOANONONOAAYESYESYESNOYESNOAYESANOYESNONOANOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVA
7th amend. (L.77) New PP: deplore external coercive measures PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVYESNOANONONOAYESYESYESYESNOYESNOAYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESNOYESYES
6th amend. (L.76) New PP: respect for domestic debates PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVANOANONONOAYESYESYESYESNOYESNOAYESANOYESNONOANOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNOYESYES
5th amend. (L.75) New PP: respect, regional, cultural & religious value systems PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVANOANONONOAYESYESYESYESNOYESNOAYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVYES
4th amend. (L.74) New PP: racism, radical discrim., xenophobia & other forms of intolerance PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVAYESYESYESYESDNVYESNOANONONOAYESYESYESYESNOYESNOAYESANOYESNONOYESNOYESNOYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESNOYESYES
3rd amend. (L.73) New PP: joint ownership of HRs agenda PASSEDNOYESYESNODNVYESYESYESYESYESDNVYESAANONONOAYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONOYESNOYESNOYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESNOYESYES
2nd amend. (L.72) Remove reference to previous SOGI resolutions DEFEATEDNOYESYESNODNVAYESYESYESYESDNVAAANONONOAAYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVA
1st amend. (L.71) Change Title DEFEATED NOYESYESNODNVAYESYESYESYESDNVAAANONONOAAYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOANONOYESYESNODNVA
HRC 2016 SOGI resolution: No Action Motion DEFEATED NOYESYESNONOAYESYESYESYESDNVNONOANONONOAAYESAYESNOYESNONOYESANOYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESNOANONOAYESNONOA
Third Committee 2014: EJE Vote on inclusion of SOGI & other groundsNOYESNOYESNOAYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESNOYESAAYESAYESNOYESNOYESYESNOYESNONOYESNOYESYESYESNOAYESNOYESYESNOYESNONOYESNOAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESNOYESNOANONOAAYESNOAANOYESYESYESNONONOYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESNONOANOAYESYESNONOYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESNOAANOYESNONOYESYESYESYESNOYESAYESANOYESYESAYESYESANOYESNONOYESAYESYESNOYESYESANOANO
SOGI resolution, HRC 27/32, Sep 2014NOYESYESDNVNOYESAYESAAYESNOYESYESYESNOYESNOYESANOYESYESYESANONONOYESYESNOANOYESYESYESYESNONOAYESYESNOYESYESYESYES
SOGI resolution 2014, cosponsorsYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
SOGI resolution, HRC 17/19, June 2011NOYESNONOYESYESANOYESAYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESYESNODNVDNVNONONOYESYESNOYESNOYESNOYESNONONONOYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESA
SOGI resolution 2011, cosponsorsYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Third Committee 2012: EJE Vote on SOGI inclusionNODNVNOYESAAYESDNVYESYESNOYESNONOYESNOYESYESAAYESYESNOYESNOYESAADNVNOYESDNVADNVYESNOYESDNVNOYESDNVYESDNVYESYESNOAYESNODNVYESYESNOYESDNVDNVYESAYESYESYESADNVYESYESAYESAYESDNVAADNVDNVYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESNOYESNONOADNVNOADNVYESNODNVYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESNONOAYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESNOANONODNVYESYESYESYESDNVAYESNONOYESYESYESYESAAYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESADNVNOYESYESDNVNONOYESYESDNVYESYESYESDNVDNVYESDNVYESANODNVNOYESYESNONOYESYESYESADNVANODNVDNVANOYESNOYESAYESYESNOAYESDNVNOAA
GA 2010: EJE VOTE ON S.O. INCLUSIONNOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESAYESYESNOAYESYESNOYESNOYESNONOADNVYESYESDNVDNVYESNOYESNONOYESDNVYESDNVYESYESNONOYESNOYESYESYESNOYESDNVAYESDNVYESYESYESDNVNOYESYESNOYESYESYESAAAAYESYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESAYESNONOADNVNODNVAYESNOAANOYESYESYESDNVNONOAAYESYESNOYESYESYESYESAYESNOADNVNOYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESNOAYESYESANONOYESDNVNOAYESYESNONOYESYESANOANOYESYESNONOAYESYESAYESANODNVDNVDNVNOYESNOYESNOYESYESDNVYESYESANONONO
ECOSOC NGO Committee Vote on ARC 2014YESYESDNVNODNVAYESDNVNONODNVDNVYESNONONOYESYESYES
ECOSOC Vote on ILGA 2011YESYESANOYESNOYESYESNODNVAYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESNOADNVYESYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESDNVYESYESNONOYESYESNOYESANOYESNOADNVNONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNO
SOGI Joint Statement, HRC March 2011YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
UNGA Statement, Dec 08NOYESNOYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESNOYESYESYESNOYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYESNONOYESNONOYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESYESNONONONOYESNONOYESYESYESNONONONOYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESNONOYESNONOYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESNONOYESNOYESYESNONOYESNONOYESYESNONOYESYESNONONONONOYESNOYESYESYESNONO
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Notessupported SO in EJE resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SO in executions resolution in 3Cexpressed openness at HLS, HRC 19abstained on SOGI resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SO in EJE resolution, & SOGI statement 2008supported SOGI statement 2008 & 2011abstained on SOGI resolutionnew HRC Member in 2012abstained on ECOSOC votessupported SOGI resolution, plays key role in NAMabstained on SO in EJE resolutioncosponsored SOGI resolutionsupported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011supported SOGI statement 2008delegation in Gva has expressed openness to discussionHRC Member, abstained on ECOSOC voteabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SOGI statement 2008supported SO in EJE resolution & ECOSOC votehas abstained on some past EJE & ECOSOC votesabstained on SO in EJE resolutiondid not vote on SOGI resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionhas abstained on past EJE votesabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011supported SOGI resolution and SOGI statementssupported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011abstained on SO in EJE resolution, supported ECOSOC vote & SOGO statement 2011cosponsored SOGI resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolution & ECOSOC votessupported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011supported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011 & 2008supported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011supported SO in EJE resolutionnew HRC Member in 2012abstained on SO in EJE resolution & ECOSOC votessupported SO in EJE resolution, voted against SOGI resolution, would likely abstainsupported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011supported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011abstained on SO in EJE resolution, supported SOGI statement 2008supported SOGI statement 2011supported SOGI statement 2011abstained on SO in EJE resolutionabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SOGI resolution, abstained on SO in EJE resolutioncosponsored SOGI resolution, supported EJE vote & SOGI statementsabstained on SO in EJE resolutionsupported SO in EJE resolutionOIC Member, has supported ECOSOC votes and some EU SOGI statementssupported SOGI statement 2011supported SO in EJE resolution & SOGI statement 2011abstained on SO in EJE resolutionabstained on SOGI resolution
ECOSOC Member until:201220132012201220122013201220122013201220112013201220112013201120132011201220112011201320112012201220112013201320112011201320122011201120132013201320112012201320132013201220112011201320122011201120122013201220112012
Mission in GenevaYYYYYYYYYYYNYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYNYYYYYYYYYYYNNYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYNYYYYYYYYYYYYNYYYYNYYYNYYYYYYYNYYYYYYYYYNYNYYYYYYYYYYYNYNNYNYYYNYYYYNYYNYYYNYYYYYYYYYNYYYYNYYYYYYYYNYYYYY
EJE: vote to remove sexual orientation, 3rd Committee 2010NODNVNOYESNOAYESYESYESYESNONONONOAAYESNONOYESDNVYESNOYESNOYESNONOANOYESADNVDNVYESNOANONOYESNOYESNOYESYESNONOYESNODNVYESYESNOYESDNVNOYESNOAYESYESDNVDNVYESYESNOYESNOYESDNVDNVNONODNVYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESNOYESNONONODNVNODNVDNVYESNONONONOYESYESYESNONONONONOYESDNVDNVAYESYESYESAYESNONONONODNVYESYESYESDNVNONOYESNONODNVYESAYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESNONONONONOYESYESDNVNONOYESDNVNOAYESYESDNVNONOYESANONONOYESYESNONOAYESYESDNVDNVANODNVDNVANOYESNOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNONONONO
HRC 2012: TV resolutionNOYESNOYESAYESNONOANONOYESNOYESNONOAYESNONOYESNONONONONONONOYESYESAYESANOYESNOAYESNONONOYESYESNONOYESA
HRC 2011: TV resolutionNOANONOYESANONOANONONONOYESNOAYESYESNONONONONOYESYESNOYESNOYESNOYESANONONOYESYESYESNONOAYESYESANO
HRC 2009: Traditional Values resolutionNOANONOYESNOAANONOYESNONONONOYESNOAYESNONOYESYESNONONOYESYESYESNONOYESNONONOYESNONONOYESYESNOAYESYESANO
OAS resolutions 2008-2010YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2011 - ILGA accredYESYESNONODNVYESYESNONOAANOYESNONONOYESYESA
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2011 - ILGA no action motion-2YESYESNONODNVYESYESANOAANOYESNONONOYESYESA
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2011 - ILGA no action motion-1YESYESNONODNVYESYESANODNVNONOYESNONONOYESYESNO
ECOSOC 2010: IGLHRC - motion to grant statusYESYESANOYESYESDNVYESYESNONODNVANOYESYESYESYESAYESDNVADNVYESYESYESNOYESAANOANONOYESNOYESAYESYESANOAADNVNOYESAAYESYESYESNONO
ECOSOC 2009: ABGLT - Motion to grant statusNOANOYESYESNOYESDNVNOAAYESYESYESYESYESYESNOANONOYESAYESYESANOADNVAAYESYESDNVYESNOYESAYESYESYESAYESNOAANODNVNOYESYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC: 2006-2008YESNOAYESYESYESNOANOYESANOYESYESNO/ANOYESYES/ANO/AYESNOYESNOA (YES/NO)DNVYESNOYESYESNOAYESYESYESA/NOYESAAYESANO/ANONOYESYESYESAYESYESYESNONONONONOYESANOYESYESNONONOYESA/NOYESA/NOYESYESNOYESYESYESNOANONONO/AYESNONOYESANOANOYESNOYESYESNO
CoE RecommendationsYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
GA 2008: EJE-s.o. voteNOYESNOYESNOAYESYESYESYESNOANONOANOYESNONOYESAYESAYESNOYESNOAANOYESYESDNVAYESNOYESNOAYESAYESDNVYESYESNODNVYESNONOYESYESNOYESDNVDNVYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESYESDNVYESAYESNOAAAYESYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESAYESNODNVADNVNODNVAYESNOAANOYESYESYESANONONONOYESDNVNOYESYESYESDNVAYESNODNVDNVNODNVYESYESYESYESNONOYESNONODNVYESDNVYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOADNVNOAYESYESDNVNONOYESDNVNOAYESYESNONONOYESANODNVNOYESYESNODNVNOYESNOAANODNVYESDNVDNVNOYESNOYESAYESYESDNVDNVYESNONONONO
3rd cttee 2008: EJE-s.o. voteDNVYESDNVYESAAYESYESYESYESNOANONOANOYESNONOYESYESYESAYESNOYESNOAANOYESYESDNVNOYESNOYESNONOYESDNVYESDNVYESYESNODNVYESNONOYESYESNOYESADNVYESAYESYESYESDNVNOYESYESDNVYESDNVYESNOADNVAYESYESYESYESNONONOYESYESYESAYESNOAADNVNODNVAYESNOANONOYESYESYESANONONONOYESDNVNOYESYESDNVDNVAYESNODNVDNVADNVYESYESYESDNVNONOYESNONODNVYESDNVYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOADNVNONODNVYESDNVNONOYESDNVNOAYESYESNODNVNOYESANODNVNOYESYESNONONOYESYESADNVANOYESDNVDNVNOYESNOYESAYESYESNOYESYESNONONONO
UNGA International Covenants resn, GC 20 ref, Dec 09NOYESNOYESAAYESYESYESYESAANONOANOYESANOAAYESNOANOYES-NO-NOYESNO-NOYESNOYESNONOYESNOYESNOYESYESNONOYESNONOYESYESNOYESANOYESAAYESYESNO-YESYESNOYESAYESNOANOAYESYESYESANONONOYESYESYESNOYESNONONO-NO--YESNONOANOYESYESYESNONONO-NOYESYESNOAYESYESYES-YESNONONONO-AYESYESNONONOYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNO--NONOAYES-NONOYES-NOAYESYES-NONOYESANOANOYESYESNONOAYESANO-ANOYESNONONOYESNOYESNOYESYESNOYES--NONONO
Other statements, CHR/HRC, 2005-2008:YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC 2009: ABGLT - Vote on NGO Cttee recNOANOYESYESNOYESDNVNONOAYESYESYESYESYESYESNOANONOYESAYESYESANOADNVAAYESYESDNVYESNOYESAYESYESYESAYESNOAANODNVNOYESYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2009 - ABGLTANONOYESANONOAYESNOYESNOYESNONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2008: FELGTB-Motion to grant statusNOAYESANONO-YESNOYESYESNONO-YESAYESYESAAAYESNONOYESAYESYES-NONONOAYESYESNONONOAYESYESYESYESYESNOANONONONOYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC 2008: FELGTB-Motion to reopenNONOYESANONONOYESNOYESNONONONOYESYESYESYESNONONOYESNONOYESYESYESYES-NONONOAYESYESNONONOAYESYESYESYESYESNONONONONONOYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC 2008: FELGTB-Motion to deny statusNONOYESANONO-YESNOYESYESNONO-YESAYESYES-AAYESNONOYESAYESYES-NONONOAYESYESNONONOAYESYESYESYESYESNOANONONONOYESYESYESYES
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2008: COC 1- motion to grant status AANOYES-YESNOAAYESNOYESNOYESNONOAYESYES
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2008: FELGTB 1- motion to defer YESNONOYES-YESNONOAYESNOYESNOYESNONOAYESYES
ECOSOC NGO Cttee 2008: FELGTB 2 - motion to grant status ANONOYES-YESNOAAYESNOYESNOYESNONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2007: CGLQ 1 - motion to deny statusYES-AYESANONOYESYESYESANONOA-YES-YESAYESYESYESAYESAA-AANOYES-YESYES---YESYESYESNOANOYESYESNONONONONONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2007: CGLQ 2 - motion to grant statusYESNOAYESANONOYESYESYESAANOA-YES-YESAYESYESYESNOYESAAYESANONOYES-YESYES---YESYESYESNOAAYESYESNONONOANONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2007: RFSL 1 - motion to deny statusYESNOAYESANONOYESYESYESA-NOA-YES-YESAYESYESYESNOYESAAYESANONOYES-YESYES---YESYESYESNOAAYESYESNONONONONONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2007: RFSL 2 - motion to grant statusYES-AYESANONOYESYESYESA-NOA-YES-YESAYESYESYESNOYESAAYESANONOYES-YESYES---YESYESYESNOAAYESYESNONONOANONOAYESYES
ECOSOC 2006: ILGA 1 - No Action MotionYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESNONOYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESANOYESYESYESNONONOYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESNONONOANOYESNONO
ECOSOC 2006: ILGA 2 - motion to deny status YESNOYESNOYESDNVYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESNODNVYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESAAYESYESYESNONONOYESNONONOYESADNVANONONOYESAANOANOYESNONO
ECOSOC 2006: LBL 1 - No Action MotionDNVNOYESYESYESDNVYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESANOYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESANOYESYESYESNONONOYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESNONONOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: LBL 2 - motion to deny statusYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESADNVYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESAAYESYESYESNONONOYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESAANOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: LBL 3 - motion to send back to CommitteeYESNONOYESYESDNVYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESANOYESDNVYESYESYESNONOANOYESANOYESAYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESAANOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: LBL 4 - motion to adjournYESNONOYESYESNOYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESANOYESNOYESYESYESNONONONOYESNONOYESAYESNONONOYESNONONOYESNODNVYESNONONOYESNONONOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: LBL 5 - motion to grant statusYESAYESYESYESNOYESANOYESYESNONOYESADNVYESNOYESYESYESNODNVAAYESANOYESYESYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESAYESYESNONOAYESAANOANOYESDNVYES
ECOSOC 2006: LSVD 1 - motion to deny statusYESNOYESYESYESNOYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESYESDNVYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESANOYESYESYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESAANOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: LSVD 2 - motion to grant statusYESAYESYESYESNOYESANOYESYESNONOYESYESDNVYESNOYESYESYESNODNVAAYESANOYESYESYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESAYESYESNONOAYESAANOANOYESDNVYES
ECOSOC 2006: ILGA-Europe 1 - motion to deny statusYESNOYESYESYESNOYESANOYESYESDNVNOYESNODNVYESNOYESYESYESNONOANOYESNONOYESYESYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESADNVYESNONONOYESAANOANOYESNOYES
ECOSOC 2006: ILGA Europe 2 - motion to grant statusYESAYESYESYESNOYESANOYESYESNONOYESNODNVYESNOYESYESYESNODNVAAYESANOYESYESYESNONODNVYESNONONOYESAYESYESNONOAYESAANOANOYESDNVYES
ECOSOC NGO Committee 2006: ILGA/LBL applicationsNOYESNOA-NOYESYESANONOYESYESNONONOANONO
ECOSOC NGO Committee 2006: deferral of ILGA/LBL applicationsNOYESNONO-NOYESYESANONOYESYESNONONOAANO
OAS resolution 2008/2009YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESvYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
HRC 8th session: Jun 2008NOYESYESNOYES?NO?YESYESYESYESNOYESNO?YESYESYESYESYES?YES?NOYESNO?NOYESYES
UPR WG: Sessions 1 & 2YESYESNOYESNO?NOYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYES?YESYESYESYESNOYESYES?YESYES?YES?YESYES?NO?YES?NO
HRC 7th session, March 2008YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESvYESYESYES
HRC, 3rd session, Dec 2006: Joint statement so & giYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
HRC: 2nd session, Sep 2006YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
CHR 2005: High-level segment-sexual orientationYESYES(YES)YES(NO)YESYESYESYESYES
CHR 2005: High-level segment-gender identityYES(YES)
CHR 2005: EU Item 6 StatementYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
CHR 2005: NZ Item 17 StatementYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
GA 2006: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-AAAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-YESAYES-YESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESYESAYES-YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESA-AYES-YESAYESAAYESYESYESAAAAYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYES-YESYESYESYESAYESYESAAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYES--YESYESYESYESYESAAYES-YESAYESYESYESAYESYESAAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYES-YESYESYES-YESAYESAYESAAYESYESYESYESAAYESYES
GA 2004: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-YESAAA-YESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESAYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAAYESYESYESYESYESYESAA-AYESAYESAYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESAAYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYES-YESYESYESYESYESAAYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYES-YESAYESAAAYESAYESAYESYESYES-YESAAYESA
GA 2004: EJE para vote-YESNOYESAAYESYESYESYESYESYESNONOAAYESAYESAYESYESAYESNOYESAAYESYESYESA--YESNOANO-NOYESYES-YESYESNO-YESNOAYESYESNOYESYES-YESYESYESYESYES--YESYESAYESAYES-YESYES--YESYESYESNONOAYESYESYESAYESNO-NO-NOA-YES--YESNOYESYESYESNOANONONOYESYESNOYESYESYES-YESNO-AAYESAYESYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESA--YESYESYESYES-NONOYES-YESNOYESYESANOAYESYESNOA-YESYESNOYESYESYESYES--YESNOYES-NONOYESNOYESNOYESYES--YESNONONONO
3rd Cttee 2006: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-AAAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESAAYESYESYESYESYES-YESAYES-YESYESAYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESYESAYES-YESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-YESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESA-AYES-YESAYESAAYESYESYESYESYESAAYESYES-YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-YES-YESYESYESYESAYESYESAAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYES--YESYESYESYES-AAYES-AAYESYESYES-YESYESAAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYES--YESYESYES-YESAYESAYESAAYES--YESAAYESA
GA 2006: EJE para voteNOYES-YESYESAYESYESYESYES-ANONOAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYES-AYESYESYESYESYES-YESNOYES-AYES-YES-YESYES--YESNOAYESYESNOYES-YESYESYESYESYESYES-AYESYESAYESAYESNOYESAYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESAYESA-A-NOYESNOYESYESYESANOYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESYESNOAYESYESYES-AYESAYES-YES-YESYESYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESAYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESNO--AA-YESYESNONOYES-ANOYESYES-NOYESYESANO-YESYESYESYES-AYESYES--YESAYES-YESAYESNOYESAYESYES-YESYESNONOANO
3rd Cttee 2006: EJE para voteNOYES-YESYESAYESYESYESYES-ANOAAYESYESAYESYESYESYESNOYESNOYES-YESAYESYESYES--YESNOYESNOAYES-YES-YESYES--YESNOAYESYESNOYES-YESYESAYESYESYES--YESYES-YESAYES-YESA-YESYESYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESYESA-A-NO--YESNOAANOYESYESYESNONONONOYESYES-NOYESYESYES-AYESAYES-A-YESYESYESYESAYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESA-----YES-NONOYES--NOYESYES--YESYESANO-AYESYESNO-AYESYES---AYES-YESAYESNOYESAYESYES--YESNONOANO
3rd cttee 2006: EJE-s.o. voteNOYESNOYESNOAYESYESYESYESNOANONOAAYESANOAYESANOYESNO--A--YES---YESNONONOAYESAYES-YESYES--YESNOAYESYESNOYES--YESNOAYESYES--YESYES-YES-YES-ANONOYESYESYESNONONONOYESYESYESAYESNONOA-NO--YESNONOANOYESYESYESNONONONONOYES-NOAYES--AYESNO--A-AYESYESYESNOYESYESNONO-YESNOYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESNO-----YES-NONOYES-ANOYESYES--YESYESANONONOYESYESNO-NOYESYESNO-NONOYES--AYESNOYESAYESYESNO-YESNONONONO
3rd Cttee 2004: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES-YESAAAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESA-YESYESAYESYESYESYESA-YESYESYES-YESYESYESYESYESYES--YESYESYESYESYESYESAAAYESYESYESYESYESYESAA-AYESAYESAYES-AYESYESYESAYESAAYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESAYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESA-YESYESYESYES-AAYES-AAYESYES-AYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYES-YESAYESA-AYESAYES-YESYESYES-YESAAYESA
3rd Cttee 2004: EJE para voteNOYESNOYESA-YESYESYESYESA-NONOAAYESAAAAYESNOYESNOYESAA-YESYESA--YESNONO-AYESAYES-YESYESYESNOYESNO-YESYESNOYESANOYESA-YESYES---YESNOYESYESYES--A-AYESYESANONONOYESAYESAYESNO-NO-NOANOYESNO--NOYESYESYESNO-NONONOYESYESNOYESYESYESYESANOAAYESYESAYESYESYESNONOYESNONO-YES-YESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESYESANO-A-YESYES-NONOYES-NONOYESYES-NONOYESANOAYESYESYESNOAAYESYESNO-ANOYESNO-NOYESNOYES-YESYES--YESNONONONO
3rd cttee 2004: EJE-s.o. voteNOYESNOYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESNONOAAYESAYESAAYESNOYESNOYESAAYESYESYES---YESNOANOAYESAYES-YESYESNONOYESNO-YESYESNOYESYESAYESYES-YESYESNO-YESYESAYESYESYES---YESYESYESYESYESNONOAYESYESYESAYESNO-NO-NOYES-YES-YES-NOYESYESYESNONONONOAYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESNOA-AYESAYESYESYESANOYESNONOYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESA--A-YESYES-NONOYES-ANOYESYES-NOAYESYESNOAYESYESYESNOAYESYESYESA-YESAYESNO-NOYESNOYES-YESYES--YESNONONONO
CHR 2005: Gender identity-EJE resolutionYESYES(YES)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES(YES)(YES)YESYESYESYES(YES)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
CHR 2005: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESYESAYESAYESYESYESYESYESAYESAYESYESAYESYESAYESYESAAYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESAYESYESAYESYESYESAYESYESAYESAYESYESAYES
CHR 2005: EJE - vote on listYESYESYESAYESAYESNOYESDNVNOYESYESNONONOYESYESNOYESYESNOAYESNONOYESYESYESNONONOYESNOYESNONOYESYESNOYESYESANOAANOYESNOYESYESNOA
CHR 2004: EJE resln voteYESYESYESYESAYESYESAYESAYESYESDNVYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESDNVYESYESYESYESAYESYESAYESYESAAYESYESAYESYESAYESYESYESYESA
CHR 2004: EJE para voteYESYESYESYESNOYESYESAYESAYESYESDNVAYESNOAYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESDNVYESYESYESANOAYESNOYESANOAAYESNOAYESAAYESYESYESA
CHR 2003: EJE resln voteAYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESYESAYESAYESYESYESYESYESAAAYESAYESYESYESYESAAAAYESYESAYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYES
CHR 2003: EJE - para voteNOAYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESAYESYESDNVAYESAYESYESAYESYESNONONOYESNOAYESYESYESYESNOAAAANOAYESNOYESAAYESYESYESYESYESAA
CHR 2002: EJE resln voteAYESYESYESAYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESDNVYESYESYESYESYESYESYESAYESYESAAAYESAAYESYESYESYESAAYESAYESYESAYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESANO
CHR 2002: EJE - s.o. voteNOAYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESDNVYESNOYESYESYESYESANOYESYESNONONOYESANOYESYESYESYESANOAAAYESNOAYESNOYESNOAYESYESYESNONO
CHR 2003: co-sponsors / amendmentsYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYES
CHR 2003: No action motionNOAYESYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESANOYESYESANOYESNOYESYESNOYESYESNONONOYESNOYESYESYESYESANONONOANONONOYESNOANONOYESYESYESYESYESDNVNO
CHR 2003: 1-day deferralNOAAYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESNOAYESNONOYESNOYESYESNOYESYESNONONOANOYESAYESYESNONONONONONONONOYESNONONONOYESYESYESYESYESANO
CHR 2003: deferral to 2004NONOAAYESNOYESYESNONOYESANOAYESDNVNOYESNOYESYESNOAYESNONONOYESNOAAYESYESANONONOANONODNVYESNONONONOYESYESAYESYESNONO
ILGA ECOSOC accreditation (2002) YESNONOYESYESNONONOANONONONONOYESNONONONONOYESYESYESYESNOAYESNONOYESYESNOYESANOYESNONOANOAYESNOANONONOYESNOAYESYESNO
ILGA accreditation to WCAR (2001)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESYESYESYESNO
IGLHRC participation in UNGASS on HIV/AIDS (2001)YESYES(YES)NO(YES)NONOYESYESNONONO(YES)NONOYES(YES)(YES)(YES)NOYESNO(YES)(YES)NONO(YES)NONONO(YES)YESNOYESNO(YES)NONONO(YES)NO(YES)NONOYES
Beijing Women's Conference (1995)NOYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESYESYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESNONOYESYESYESYESNONOYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESNOYESYESYESNOYESYESNONOYESNOYESYESNONO
Org for Security in EuropeYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
ILGA ECOSOC accreditation (1993)YESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYESYES
Vienna WCHR (1993)YESYESYESYESYESNO
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Other affiliationOICOIC, EU Potential Candidate, CoEOICCoEOASOAS, MercosurCoEJUSCANZEU, CoEOIC, CoEOASOICOICOASEU, CoEOASOICOAS, Mercosur AssociatedEU Potential Candidate, CoEOAS, MercosurOICEU, CoEOICOICOAS, JUSCANZOICOAS, Mercosur AssociatedOAS, Mercosur AssociatedOICOASOICEU Candidate, CoEEU, CoEEU, CoEEU, CoEOICOASOASOAS, Mercosur AssociatedOICOASEU, CoEEU, CoEEU, CoEOICOICCoEEU, CoEEU, CoEOASOASOICOICOIC, OASOASOASEU, CoECoEOICOICOICEU, CoEEU, CoEOASJUSCANZOICOICOICOICEU, CoEOICOICCoEEU, CoEEU, CoEOICOICOICEU, CoEOICOASCoEEU Potential Candidate, CoEOICOICEU, CoEJUSCANZOASOICOICCoEOICOICOASOAS, MercosurOAS, Mercosur AssociatedEU, CoEEU, CoEOICCoEEU, CoECoEOASOASOASCoEOICOICEU Candidate, CoEOICEU, CoEEU, CoEOICEU, CoEOICOIC, OASEU, CoECoEOICOICEU Candidate, CoEOICOASOICOIC, EU Candidate, CoEOICOICCoEOICEU, CoEOAS, JUSCANZOAS, MercosurOICOAS, Mercosur CandidateOIC
Table References
Y/YES: voted YES
N/NO: voted NO
A: Abstention
Friendly Vote
Unfriendly Vote
DNV: did not vote
ABGLT: Associação Brasileira de Lésbicas, Gays, Bissexuais, Travestis e Transexuais.
CEE: Comunidad Económica Europea (EEC)
​CGLQ: Coalition gaie et lesbienne du Québec
CHR: Commission on Human Rights
COC: COC Netherlands
COE: Council of Europe
EJE SO: vote ie Extra Judicial Executions and referring to the sexual orientation vote
EU: European Union
​FELGTB: Federación Estatal de Lesbianas, Gais, Transexuales y Bisexuales (española)
GA: General Assembly
GRULAC: Grupo América Latina y el Caribe
IGLHRC: OutRight Action International formerly known as the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission.
ILGA: International lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex association
JUSCANZ: Is an alliance of Japan, the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Norway and others
LBL: The Danish National Association for Gays and Lesbians
LSVD: German for the Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany
OAS: Organisation of American States
OHCHR: Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
RFSL: Swedish Federation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Rights
UNGA: United Nations General Assembly
UNGASS: United Nations General Assembly Special Session
UPR: Universal Periodic Review
WCAR: World Conference against racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
WCHR: World Conference on Human Rights
WEOG: Western European and Others Group