Trans folks and partners we are looking for people to photograph for our upcoming booklets, including our series on relationships! You can wear anything you like and show your face as much or little as you like. Continue reading Models Wanted
Takatāpui is a Māori concept that sits within Māori culture, with it’s own history and wairua, one very different to terms such as LGBTQI+ Continue reading Takatāpui: Over the Rainbow
The groundbreaking report on experiences of sexual violence amongst tertiary students from Thursdays in Black Aotearoa is out.
The report, ‘In Our Own Words’, is the first fully gender minority inclusive research report on sexual violence in this country. Continue reading In Our Own Words: NZ’s first gender minority inclusive report on sexual violence
HRT referral flowchart guidelines Sex and Gender Diverse People Referral Process for DHB Endocrinology Services: Information for GP/Primary Care Referrers Continue reading Referral to endocrinology services in Wellington
Gender Minorities Aotearoa is working in partnership with Gloria Fraser, in developing and carrying out research into mental health support for sex and gender minorities and wider rainbow people in Aotearoa Continue reading Seeking Mental Health Services Research Participants
An information paper on common transmisogynist tropes in films and the misrepesentation of transgender women. Continue reading [Mis]Representation of Transgender Women in Films
How to raise funds for Gender Minorities Aotearoa and support us to support takataapui, transgender, and intersex people Continue reading Fundraising for Gender Minorities Aotearoa
Aotearoa’s healthcare system was created with cisgender people’s interests in mind, who are the majority of the population.
Transgender (trans) people experience enormous barriers to healthcare, including constant challenge and denial of their identity, of who they are and what they need. (Human Rights Commission., 2012). An essay on trans healthcare and the medical system Continue reading Is New Zealand’s Healthcare System Prejudiced Against Trans people?
How to access the Special High Cost Treatment Pool for Public Funding aka ‘Get on the List for Surgery’ Continue reading GRS: Special High Cost Treatment Pool
The security officer monitoring the machine asked me if I had anything in my pockets. I felt like crying. I knew had nothing in my pockets. I know how my body is seen as abnormal and wrong. I knew exactly what was happening. 2016 TDOV Press Release. Continue reading Security Systems, Visibility, and Safety