Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide

Legend

No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
Existing proposal
No appropriate data
Listed elsewhere due to differing state legislation
Only in parts of the country
Different in practice
Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
Listed elsewhere due to differing state situation

Inclusion of trans people regarding

Anti-DiscriminationHate CrimeAsylumTrans/Gender Identity in Constitution
Angola
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services, Other
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Antigua
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Argentina
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure, only in parts of the country
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, only in parts of the country
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Australia
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Listed elsewhere due to differing state legislation - PLEASE CLICK
Listed elsewhere due to differing state legislation - PLEASE CLICK
Listed elsewhere due to differing state legislation - PLEASE CLICK
proposals
Listed elsewhere due to differing state situation
Listed elsewhere due to differing state situation
Listed elsewhere due to differing state situation
Listed elsewhere due to differing state situation
Azerbaijan
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Bahamas
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Barbados
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specific to: Employment, Social Security, Health Care
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Belgium
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
Belize
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Bosnia-Herzegovina
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Botswana
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Brazil
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Chile
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Colombia
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Cook Islands
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
Croatia
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
Cuba
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Denmark
  • Specific to: Employment, Social Security
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Ecuador
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Egypt
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
El Salvador
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Fiji
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
France
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Germany
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services, Other
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Hong Kong
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Hungary
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Iceland
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
India
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Ireland
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Italy
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Jamaica
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Japan
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Specific to: Employment, Health Care, Other
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Kazakhstan
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Kenya
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
Kiribati
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Kosovo
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Kyrgyzstan
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Macedonia
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services, Other
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Mongolia
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
Namibia
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
Netherlands
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
New Zealand
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services, Other
Existing legal measure
  • Yes
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Nicaragua
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Nigeria
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Norway
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
Papua New Guinea
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services, Other
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Philippines
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Poland
  • Specific to: Employment
No existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Puerto Rico
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Russia
  • Specific to: Employment, Social Security, Education, Health Care
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Saint Vincent
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Samoa
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
proposals
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Serbia
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Singapore
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Slovakia
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Slovenia
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Solomon Islands
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
South Africa
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Education, Health Care, Other
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
South Korea
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Spain
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Specific to: Employment, Education, Health Care
Existing legal measure, only in parts of the country, different in practice
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure, different in practice
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specific to: Employment, Health Care, Other
Existing proposal, only in parts of the country
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Suriname
No existing legal measure
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Sweden
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing, Social Security, Education, Health Care, Commercial Services
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
Switzerland
  • Specific to: Employment
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Specific to: Employment, Housing
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Existing proposal, only in parts of the country
Thailand
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specific to: Employment, Education, Health Care
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Tokelau
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No existing legal measure
proposals
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No appropriate data
No current proposal or initiative
Tonga
No existing legal measure
  • Yes
Existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
  • Yes
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
Trinidad & Tobago
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
No current proposal or initiative
Existing proposal
Turkey
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Uganda
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Uzbekistan
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
Venezuela
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
  • Specified as Transgender/ Gender Identity
  • Formulated in General Terms
Existing proposal
  • Yes
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
Existing proposal
Zambia
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
No existing legal measure
proposals
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative
No current proposal or initiative