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INTERSEX NIGERIA STAFF RETREAT 2022

INTERSEX NIGERIA STAFF RETREAT 2022 Intersex Nigeria staff retreat

Intersex Nigeria held a 3-Day staff retreat from the 5th to the 7th of December, 2022. This retreat offered the employees the opportunity to rub minds with other each other and creatively draw workable plans which are consequently going to create a renewed drive to pursue the values, mission, and vision of our organization. The […]

CELEBRATING INTERSEX DAY OF SOLIDARITY 2022

CELEBRATING INTERSEX DAY OF SOLIDARITY 2022 Intersex awareness day

November 8, 2022, is Intersex Day of Remembrance, which is also called Intersex Day of Solidarity. It is observed annually on November 8, which is aimed at raising awareness on the issues and challenges faced by intersex people globally.  Also, it is a call for solidarity from government, human rights organizations, groups, and individuals. Intersex […]

CREATING VISIBILITY: INTERSEX NIGERIA CELEBRATES INTERSEX AWARENESS DAY 2022

CREATING VISIBILITY: INTERSEX NIGERIA CELEBRATES INTERSEX AWARENESS DAY 2022 Tosin at Intersex Awareness Day

On Wednesday, 26th of October 2022, the Center for Healthcare Development and Youth Development (Intersex Nigeria) celebrated Intersex Awareness Day (IAD), IAD is celebrated globally every 26th of October to make to promote dignity, visibility, and equal rights for the millions of people born with variations in sex characteristics. For Intersex Awareness Day 2022, Intersex […]

CHANGING NARRATIVES: DEPLORING POSITIVE MEDIA REPRESENTATION FOR INTERSEX PERSONS IN NIGERIA

CHANGING NARRATIVES: DEPLORING POSITIVE MEDIA REPRESENTATION FOR INTERSEX PERSONS IN NIGERIA Intersex Nigeria news

Positive media representation for Intersex people is very important, which is why Intersex Nigeria invited the press to the Intersex Awareness Day, held on Wednesday, 26th of October, 2022. In a chat with some media reps, Obioma Chukwuike; Executive Director of Intersex Nigeria, lamented about the zero recognition for intersex people in Nigeria, “…Nobody talks […]

Anyone can be Born Intersex: A Photo-Portrait Story by Intersex-Nigeria

Anyone can be Born Intersex: A Photo-Portrait Story by Intersex-Nigeria Collage of Intersex People

Anyone can be Born Intersex: A Photo-Portrait Story by Intersex-Nigeria Intersex-Nigeria was founded in November 2019 by Obioma Chukwuike to create public awareness and understanding of intersex people and to encourage community building among intersex persons. The advocacy is centered on the rights to bodily integrity, ending stigma and discrimination, creating visibility, ending medical intervention […]