Working internationally on gender identity, gender expression and bodily issues

GATE Statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia, May 17th 2017

Today May the 17th, is the International Day against Homophobia,Transphobia and Biphobia. On this day, GATE condemns all forms of violence, stigmatization and discrimination against trans and gender diverse people … Continue reading


Welcome, Erika Castellanos! Meet our new Director of Programs

GATE welcomes today Erika Castellanos, who is joining us this week as our new Director of Programs. Erika is a trans woman from Belize and recently moved to the Netherlands. … Continue reading


GATE Message on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM

Today is International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. On this day, GATE condemns the mutilation of young girls and women to fit religious, social or cultural norms. … Continue reading


Joint Statement on Trans Meeting with the United Nations Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Trans activists from 5 continents met with the newly-appointed UN Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (IE SOGI), Dr. Vitit Muntarbhorn, on 26 January 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland … Continue reading


RFP for ITF Grant Applications announced at ILGA World Conference 2016!

Left to Right: Masen Davis, Julia Ehrt, Abhina Aher (speaking) and Mukasa Mukasa at ILGA 2016 The dream has finally come true! Following a long struggle to create and launch … Continue reading


2016 Trans Funding Survey in 5 languages (English, Español,Français, русская версия, 汉语版 )

         English      Español       Français      Pусский       中文l English 2016 Trans Funding Survey  Collecting Data! Dear Activists, We are writing to … Continue reading


Show Me the Money! New Funding and Leadership Opportunities for Trans Activists Worldwide

Members of the International Trans Fund’s interim Steering Committee. The ITF is accepting applications for two paid staff positions as well the ITF Steering Committee and Grant Making Panel. Since … Continue reading


IAD2016: A Message from Mauro Cabral

Buenos Aires, October 26th 2016 Dear GATE’s friends, On this Intersex Awareness Day I want to talk with you as someone who is not only the Co-Director of GATE -an … Continue reading


Que sea verdad

Global Action for Trans Equality (GATE) se une hoy a esta edición anual del Día de Acción por la Despatologización Trans haciendo un llamamiento mundial para poner fin a la … Continue reading

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Making It True

Today, Global Action for Trans Equality (GATE) joins this annual Day of Action for Trans Depathologization by making a global call to end the systematic violation of our human rights.

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Welcome Abhina!

Global Action for Trans* Equality wishes to warmly welcome and announce the newest member of staff, Abhina Aher, who recently joined GATE to lead the organization’s HIV/AIDS programs and advocacy. … Continue reading

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Buenas noticias, pero no lo suficiente: cuestiones de derechos humanos en la reforma de la CIE

Un artículo publicado la semana pasada por la revista The Lancet Psichiatry informó sobre los resultados del estudio de campo realizados en México sobre la categoría propuesta de Incongruencia de … Continue reading


Announcing GATE Leadership Changes for 2017

The GATE staff and board have been hard at work over the past two years to expand and strengthen the organization and its strategies. As part of our new strategic … Continue reading

December 21, 2016

Welcome Morgan!

Global Action for Trans* Equality wishes to warmly welcome and announce our newest member of staff: intersex issues specialist, Morgan Carpenter. Morgan  has recently joined GATE to support our work … Continue reading

November 23, 2016

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