Entry #9730: Right to change legal gender in Jamaica

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RegionJamaica
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusIllegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionTransgender people are not allowed to change their gender in Jamaica
Sourceshttps://www.unaids.org/en/resources/presscentre/featurestories/2021/january/20210108_first-ever-jamaica-transgender-strategy-looks-beyond-health https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/human_rights_violation_report_2022_1_ https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/grl_policy_brief


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Revision by daikman. adding more/better sources

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Sourceshttps://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Jamaicahttps://www.unaids.org/en/resources/presscentre/featurestories/2021/january/20210108_first-ever-jamaica-transgender-strategy-looks-beyond-health
https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/human_rights_violation_report_2022_1_
https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/grl_policy_brief
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https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_rights_in_Jamaica https://www.unaids.org/en/resources/presscentre/featurestories/2021/january/20210108_first-ever-jamaica-transgender-strategy-looks-beyond-health https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/human_rights_violation_report_2022_1_ https://issuu.com/transwaveja/docs/grl_policy_brief

Revision by daikman. this states that it was illegal until 2018. It actually remains illegal today. I think this entry should be deleted.

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End Date2018(NONE)

Revision by Adonya

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End DateAug 14, 20182018

Adonya created this entry.