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

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Working for equality & human rights for intersex people

The Intersex Campaign for Equality (aka OII-USA) advocates equality and human rights for intersex people, particularly the rights to physical integrity, self determination, legal recognition and de-pathologization. We are dedicated to representing all intersex people regardless of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, religion, ability or class.

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Recent Posts

Rights group calls on US to end surgeries on intersex children
    The report, "I Want to Be Like Nature Made Me: Medically Unnecessary Surgeries on Intersex Children in the US," was released earier this week, on July 25th. In yesterday's article, "Rights group calls on US to end surgeries on intersex children," The Jurist covers the 160-page report [more]
Assoc Dir Zzyym Speaks Out About Their Landmark Non-binary Lawsuit on ABC News!
    Intersex Campaign for Equality's Dana Zzyym is interviewed on ABC News regarding their landmark lawsuit against the U.S. State Department for a passport with a non-binary gender designation. Go Dana! We are proud to have assisted in this case, and to call Dana our Associate Direc [more]
Former U.S. Surgeon Generals Call For Moratorium on  Medically Unnecessary Intersex Infant Surgeries!
In a stunning victory for intersex advocates, three former United States Surgeon Generals published a paper yesterday, titled "Re-Thinking Genital Surgeries on Intersex Infants," which calls for a moratorium on performing medically unnecessary surgeries on intersex children! The paper's authors, Dr. [more]

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