Posted by: kyrgyzlabrys | October 23, 2008

UN Updates: LBT lunch and formal meeting with CEDAW

20 October 2008

Geneva, Switzerland

‘Labrys’ made a statement about its report on the situation of lesbian, bisexual women and transgender people in Kyrgyzstan during an informal lunch for CEDAW Committee members.  Eight members participated in the meeting organized by LBT organizations from Mongolia, Ecuador and Kyrgyzstan with support of COC-Netherlands and IWRAW-Asia Pacific.

In a formal meeting of the CEDAW Committee with NGOs, ‘Labrys’ made a two-minute statement about the situation of lesbian, bisexual women and transgender people and women selling sex in Kyrgyzstan.  Details on statements from other organizations are here.

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