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The following are trans, intersex and supporting organizations:
Global Action for Trans Equality (GATE)
International Professional Association for Transgender Health
Trans Respect v Transphobia
Open Society Foundations
Support and lobbying for trans people, their families, friends and co-workers
Intersex Trust Aotearoa New Zealand
Information/education and training
Human Rights Commission
Deals with any discrimination of any gender
Community-based support and social group
The Gender Centre
Grassroots gender-variant lobbying
Trans Health Australia
Community-run advocacy group and peer support network
OII Australia – Intersex Australia
Promotes human rights and bodily autonomy; information, education and support
Press for Change
Campaign group focusing on rights
Helps trans people and those affected by gender identity issues
Supporting trans children and their parents
Creative workshops for trans youth nationwide
The Gender Identity Research and Education Society
Sponsors research and education on gender identity
Trans Media Watch
Improving media coverage of trans and intersex issues
Education, advocacy, campaigning and support for intersex people
Scottish Transgender Alliance
Gender identity and gender reassignment equality, rights and inclusion
The Beaumont Society
For people who cross-dress or are transexual
Support for parents of trans children
Canadian Professional Association for Transgender Health
Provides support on sexual orientation and gender identity nationwide
Leading US campaign group
Intersex Society of North America
Devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries
Trans by Juliet Jacques (Verso, 2015).
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves edited by Laura Erickson-Schroth (Oxford University Press, 2014)
Gender Outlaws: The next generation edited by Kate Bornstein and S Bear Bergman (Seal Press, 2010).
Tiny Pieces of Skull by Roz Kaveney (2015, Team Angelica)
52 Tuesdays (2013) directed by Sophie Hyde
XXY(2007) directed by Lucia Puenzo.
Transamerica (2005) directed by Duncan Tucker.
Boys Don’t Cry (1999) directed by Kimberly Pierce.
All About My Mother (1999) directed by Pedro Almodovar.
The Crying Game (1992) directed by Neil Jordon.
Boy Meets Girl (UK, 2015)
Transparent (US, 2014).
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