Special Procedures factsheets


ILGA World (The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association) and the International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) have compiled a series of factsheets highlighting the work that UN Special Procedures - independent human rights experts, appointed to monitor and report on human rights violations - have undetaken to defend the rights of LGBTI persons.

The factsheets compile the references and recommendations made by these experts to LGBTI persons, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex characteristics (SOGIESC). They cover all the thematic and country visit reports, and the communications sent to States between January 2011 and December 2021.

You can download the factsheets here: