Other resources

There are more tools that can help advance and put LGBTI human rights into context.

The UN Special Procedures / Procédures spéciales a l’ONU

How to use the Universal Periodic Review to advance LGBTI rights

The Yogyakarta Principles: five things every activist should know

ARC Backgrounder – Using the UN to advance SOGI Issues

LGBT Rights at the UN: A Brief Overview

The International Commission of Jurists has put together a compilation of references to sexual orientation and gender identity in the jurisprudence of the UN system. This compilation can be found here.

Advancing LGBT Rights via the United Nations



This page was intended to provide resources for the government-led regional meetings on human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity taking place in March-April 2013.