OII Australia president Gina Wilson is quoted in the GNN on some of our plans for the coming year, 2012. The new year will see us busier than ever. While marriage equality is something that Gina Wilson, chairperson of Organisation Intersex Australia (OII), is also hopeful for, the tireless activist told SX that the intersex… Read more →
INTERSEX person and recently elected mayor of Victorian municipality Hobsons Bay Tony Briffa was interviewed by Jon Faine of ABC Radio’s The Conversation Hour. Tony Briffa is the first local government leader publicly known to be intersex.
OII Australia president Gina Wilson writes in the Star Observer about recent and coming improvements in life for intersex Australians thanks to ongoing intersex inclusiveness in Australian law reforms. Recent roundtable discussions with the Attorney-General’s Department indicate that the Government is both aware and willing to include intersex in the upcoming Anti-Discrimination Consolidation Act. For… Read more →
OII Australia president, Gina Wilson, has announced The Fourteen Days of Intersex at online LGBTQI publication StarOnline. The Fourteen Days commences on 26th October and extends for a total of 14 days inclusive, coming to a close on 8th November. The Intersex Day of Awareness (IDA) opens The Fourteen Days of Intersex on October 26. The intersex fortnight closes with… Read more →
OII Australia is often asked to take part in radio programs and other media projects. OII Australia’s Gina Wilson was recently interviewed by FBi Radio’s All the Best program about being intersex. We are always grateful to help non-intersex people understand what intersex is, how we live and what problems we may face and we… Read more →
Our thoughts have recently been on the possible fate of our friends and allies in African nations where homophobic persecution is rife. Intersex people living in countries with homophobic laws and practices face the death penalty simply for being born different. In some African nations intersex newborns are known to be killed as a matter… Read more →