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Intersex children in New Zealand are routinely undergoing unnecessary surgery – that needs to change.

Written by Claire Breen, Professor of Law, University of Waikato and Katrina Roen, Professor of Sociology, University of Waikato. 26 October 2021

Data standard for gender, sex, and variations of sex characteristics developed by Stats NZ.

This standard was developed by Stats NZ for the collection and dissemination of data on gender, sex, and variations of sex characteristics.

United Nations -
Committee of the Rights of the Child


Written by Jelly O'Shea of Intersex Aotearoa, this article looks at the GP’s role in providing safe and responsive care to people with variations of sex characteristics and their whānau.

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