NZ Sex and Gender Statistical Standard Submissions

In a historic moment, Statistics NZ announced their plans to count all people in NZ, regardless of gender, in the next census.  A separate but related document, the NZ Statistical Standard for Sex and Gender, is currently under review, and Statistics NZ has called for public submissions on their proposed changes to the statistical standard, … Continue reading NZ Sex and Gender Statistical Standard Submissions

Black Trans Lives Matter

Black Trans Lives Matter Solidarity March Wellington.Saturday July 4th from 1pm.Meet at Frank Kitts Park.March to Parliament - mobility accessible route.Speakers include Chanel Hati of New Zealand Prositiutes' Collective, Wellington Pride Festival Chair Vivian Lyngdoh, aand Jayden Rurawhe. You can register your name and email here for contact tracing Covid-19 purposes, but if that's possible … Continue reading Black Trans Lives Matter

Important GRS Surgery Info

Kia ora e te whanau, we have an important update about Genital Reconstruction Surgery from the Ministry of Health: Ministry of Health statement Were you referred for Gender Confirmation Surgery prior to 2015? The Ministry of Health are trying to check they have your correct contact details and whether there are health conditions that require … Continue reading Important GRS Surgery Info

Letter to ‘International’ Pride Parade

Below is the letter from The Affiliation, sent to the 'international' pride parade committee 24/02/2020 24th February 2020Wellington Rainbow Affiliation Towards Hope ('The Affiliation') Dear Wellington International Pride Parade Committee,The Affiliation affirms that we welcome an open and honest public consultation process. We do not believe that closed door meetings are appropriate, as these concerns are … Continue reading Letter to ‘International’ Pride Parade

Pride – Our Party

Join us for Our Party and celebrate Pride with Ivy Bar and Cabaret, Wellington Rainbow Affiliation Towards Hope (The Affiliation), and Gender Minorities Aotearoa!

Wellington Rainbow Alliance Challenges WIPP to Consult Community

Wellington Rainbow Affiliation Towards Hope, an alliance of LGBTQI+ organisations, groups, and small business owners in Wellington, has this week penned a letter calling rainbow people in Wellington to stand together to ensure Wellington International Pride Parade (WIPP) engages in meaningful community consultation.

Love Conqueers All Craft Market 2020 Wellington

Please join us for Love Conqueers All craft market on Sunday 23rd Feb 2020 at Thistle Hall on Cuba street in Wellington (fully mobility accessible).

Hikoi and Out in the Park Wellington 2020

Please join us for the Pride Hikoi (Pride March), followed by Out in the Park rainbow community festival, Saturday 22 Feb 2020.

UN Special Rapporteur on Housing

Gender Minorities Aotearoa met with the UN Spacial Rapporteur who is currently conducting an independent report on Housing in New Zealand.