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Websites:

Amnesty International, USA, LGBT Rights

ARC International

International Commission of Jurists: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Project

International Gay & Lesbian Human Rights Commission

International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Intersex Association

International Service for Human Rights

GALZ: Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe

Gender Across Borders

SMUG: Sexual Minorities Uganda

UNAIDS

United Nations Development Programme: HIV/AIDS

Papers:

Amnesty International, Stonewalled: Police Abuse and Misconduct Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People in the US

International Council on Human Rights Policy: Sexuality and Human Rights

Cary Johnson, Off the Map: How HIV/AIDS Programming is Failing Same-Sex Practicing People in Africa.

Michael O'Flaherty and John Fisher, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and International Human Rights Law: Contextualising the Yogyakarta Principles

Ignacio Saiz, Bracketing Sexuality: Human Rights and Sexual Orientation: A Decade of Development and Denial at the UN

Douglas Sanders, Transgender Rights: Beyond the Sexual Binary.

Documents of Note:

Organizational Structure of the United Nations

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: LGBT Feature Stories

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Guidance Note on Refugee Claims Relating to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

The Yogyakarta Principles

Jurisprudential Annotations to the Yogyakarta Principles

Videos:

Laura Flanders interviews Cary Alan Johnson about David Kato

None on Record: Stories of Queer Africa

United Nations panel discussion on sexual orientation and gender identity, March 7th, 2012

Background info on UN panel

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the panel discussion regarding sexual orientation and gender identity