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# teni - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'Devastating': Trans people on wrong waiting list for years after referrals were 'misplaced'

Over 100 people were affected by the HSE’s error.

# teni - Saturday 28 July, 2018

'This Pride will be different' - the first Irish trans-only pride protest will take place today

The trans community, alongside their allies, take to the streets today as part of Trans Pride Dublin.

# teni - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Gender identity to no longer be considered a disorder of the mind, says WHO

The World Health Organisation’s revised classification system sees trans-identities added under conditions relating to sexual health.

# teni - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Lydia Foy: The woman at the heart of securing transgender rights in Ireland

Flac (Free Legal Advice Centres) has produced a comprehensive history of Foy’s right for justice in a report.

# teni - Thursday 11 May, 2017

'It will show the government cherishes them as much as any other' - Seanad passes Gender Recognition Amendment Bill

The amendments allow people under 16 to receive gender recognition with parental consent.

# teni - Friday 11 March, 2016

113 trans people are now legally recognised in Ireland

The Gender Recognition Act became law six months ago.

# teni - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

# teni - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Dublin flooring company says Caitlyn Jenner ad is a 'celebration' of trans people

Not everyone agrees, with TENI saying the billboard has “upset and disappointed” many people.

# teni - Monday 14 September, 2015

What does it mean to be gender fluid? In short, you shouldn't presume to know

It’s about owning your own identity.

# teni - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Three apologises after criticism of ad as transphobic

Many people are expressing their disgust at the ad on social media.

# teni - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Transgender man says he would have to be sterilised before getting gender surgery

A European Court has ruled that this was wrong.

# teni - Thursday 22 January, 2015

'I want to live my life as who I am' - Ireland's trans community speak out in moving video Recognition This post contains videos

'I want to live my life as who I am' - Ireland's trans community speak out in moving video

The proposed gender recognition legislation means the world to them but it will still exclude certain members of the community.

# teni - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Lack of hate crime legislation creates "permission to hate" in Irish society

The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.

# teni - Friday 9 May, 2014

Dáil debates gender recognition law for first time in history

Failure to give transgender people formal legal status has affected their ability to access education, transport and social welfare.

# teni - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

RTÉ receives 24 complaints over transgender character in new sitcom 'The Centre'

The group TENI said the programme is a throwback to the dark ages of television and RTÉ should do better.

# teni - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Mixed reaction from transgender group to gender recognition bill

The bill will provide for State recognition of the acquired gender of transgender people over 18 who are not married or in a civil partnership.

# teni - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Ireland will work to make transgender rights an international issue - Gilmore

The Tánaiste tells a European forum in Dublin that it will use its chairmanship of the OSCE to highlight trans issues.

# teni - Saturday 20 October, 2012

GALLERY: Ireland's first ever public rally for transgender rights Transgender This post contains images

GALLERY: Ireland's first ever public rally for transgender rights

The ‘Rally for Recognition’ coincides with a European congress taking place in Dublin this week.

Ireland's first ever public transgender rally to take place today

Up to 300 people are expected to gather outside Leinster House this afternoon.

# teni - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Almost four-fifths of transgender people have considered suicide – survey

A survey commissioned by the Transgender Equality Network of Ireland reveals significant mental health concerns.

# teni - Friday 17 August, 2012

Column: ‘A little girl in rural Ireland’ – My experience growing up transgender

Stacey gives a personal account of life as a transgender person in a small Irish town.

# teni - Friday 20 January, 2012

European transgender forum to meet in Ireland

The Transgender Equality Network Ireland hopes by hosting the Council, trans visibility in Ireland will be increased.

# teni - Friday 15 July, 2011

Transgender people will be forced to divorce to achieve recognition

The Transgender Equality Network says recommendations for new legislation will force people who are married to make a choice between gender recognition and their relationship.

# teni - Friday 25 February, 2011

The Sun's transgender quiz criticised as "offensive" and unacceptable

Transgender rights campaigners criticise online quiz that invites readers to vote on whether pics are of “ladies or laddies”.