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terça-feira, maio 26, 2009

Pesca indiscriminada coloca espécies em risco
Captura coloca em risco a abundância e o tamanho dos animais marítimos

Manifestações anti-touradas chegam a Madrid
Activistas dos direitos dos animais encenaram a morte dos touros na arena

A Sign of Progress for Thai “Ladyboys”
Picture trying to wedge a 51st star into the American flag, and you’ll get an idea of the task that may soon face sign makers worldwide, thanks to a new policy at a rural high school in Thailand.
Administrators at the Kampang Secondary School, in the northeastern province of Sisaket, recently created a third set of toilets exclusively for the more than 10 percent of students who identify as “ladyboys,” or transgender.

[Latin America]
IGLHRC publishes report - Latin America: Transgender People Surviving Extreme Poverty
International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO) is celebrated every year on May 17. In 2009, IDAHO’s focus is on transphobia—an often-neglected issue. IGLHRC takes this opportunity to present a report based on a dialogue with transgender activists in Latin America on the relationship between gender identity and expression, and extreme poverty.