The United States affiliate of the Organization Intersex International (OII)

Intersex Campaign for Equality

The Intersex Campaign for Equality is a multi-gendered, multi-orientation, multi-racial NGO working for human rights for intersex people, particularly the rights to bodily integrity, self determination, legal recognition and de-pathologization of intersex traits and non-binary identities in medicine and society.

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Write to Your Representatives!

American politicians need to know who intersex people are, and what our community advocates for, in order for us to see human rights gains such as Malta’s ban on nonconsensual “normalizing” surgeries. Please help your intersex friends and neighbors by contacting them, made easy!

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Your participation is key. We welcome any donation of any size and always appreciate those who want to volunteer.

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Recent Posts

We are very pleased and excited to see this recent piece titled, "Infant Intersex Surgery: Genital Mutilation in the U.S.?", in Law Street Media! OII-USA, along with other advocates, has always considered medically unnecessary, non-consensual, "normalizing" genital surgeries and medical treatments o [more]
Victory for Dutee Chand and intersex female athletes!!!
Early today, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled to allow  Indian athlete Dutee Chand the right to compete as a woman, since being banned last July under sports regulations for women with naturally high testosterone levels (a.k.a. hyperandrogenism). http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/28/spo [more]
New Zealand adopts gender marker for non-binary gendered people!
On Friday July 17th, New Zealand  announced that it has adopted a new gender option  -- called "Gender Diverse" -- in addition to the existing "male" and "female" options, for citizens who have non-binary gender identities. We commend the New Zealand government and celebrate this victory for all n [more]
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