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Gender Minorities Aotearoa has recently updated our information on changing the sex marker on your birth certificate.
All about the BDMRR Bill and changing gender markers on birth certificates
As a progressive country, New Zealand prides itself on being world leaders in human rights - from votes for women, to decriminalisation of sex work, equal rights is a strong part of how kiwis see themselves.
But a small handful of anti-trans extremists, or 'Trans Exclusionary Radical Feminists' are attacking the human rights of transgender people, with a focus on transgender women.