|¨...without distiction of any kind¨|
This is the first time the body has passed a resolution which focuses specifically on sexual orientation and gender identity.
The resolution also commissions a study on anti-gay discrimination and violence and establishes a panel to look at the issues.
The resolution, which passed 23-19 with three abstentions, “affirms that all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights and that everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms … without distinction of any kind”...please read it all, HERE
· Thanks to Pink News, Europe
· Thanks to Jessica Geen
· Thanks to The United Nations, Human Rights Council