Cyprus slow in introducing gender identity legislation

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Cyprus is probably the last country in Europe to introduce legal gender recognition in its national legislation to allow people to change their name and gender marker in official documents, Law Commissioner Louisa Christodoulides Zannettou said on Tuesday.

She added the draft gender identity bill, a revamp of a previous version that was drafted in 2019, will be subject to consultation with all competent stakeholders before it is sent to parliament.

There are people who are not comfortable with their biological gender, Zannettou said and rubbished claims that LGR will be used by some to avoid their...


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Cyprus slow in introducing gender identity legislation


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