Gender Reassignment


A person has the protected characteristic of gender reassignment if the person is proposing to undergo, is undergoing or has undergone a process (or part of a process) for the purpose of reassigning the person’s sex by changing physiological or other attributes of sex. A reference to a transsexual person is a reference to a person who has the protected characteristic of gender reassignment.

How can we ensure that transgender people are treated fairly and feel like they belong in our

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Diverse History UK

Diverse History UK provide educational consultancy and resource production services to address diversification of school curricula.

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Diversity Role Models

Diversity Role Models actively seeks to embed inclusion and empathy in the next generation. Our vision is a world where everyone embraces diversity and can thrive.

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Dual Frequency

Dual Frequency amplifies conversations around diversity in education through a range of resources – including magazines, a blog, a podcast and classroom activities.

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Educate and Celebrate

Our vision is to build a future of inclusion and social justice. We do this by equipping you and your communities with the knowledge, skills and confidence to embed gender, gender identity and sexual orientation into the fabric of your organisation.

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Engaging for Success

We’re business psychologists who believe passionately in the power of people to change the conversation, the system and even the world.

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We believe that achieving equality will ensure a better, fairer, more prosperous society for all.

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Gendered Intelligence

Gendered Intelligence (GI) is a trans-led charity working across the UK. Our mission is to increase understanding of gender diversity.

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Just Like Us

Just Like Us was founded for a simple reason: growing up LGBT+ is still unacceptably tough.

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LGBTQIA+ Early Years

Our purpose is to promote inclusivity of LGBTQIA+ within all Early Years settings (child minders, nannies, nurseries, schools).

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Mermaids supports trans and gender questioning kids and young people up until their 20th birthday. They also offer support to their parents and professionals involved in young peoples’ care.

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Pride & Progress

Pride & Progress is a podcast and a platform that amplifies the voices of LGBTQ+ educators and allies.

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The Proud Trust

The Proud Trust is a life saving and life enhancing organisation that helps LGBT+ young people empower themselves, to make a positive change for themselves, and their communities.

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The Rainbow Flag Award

The Rainbow Flag Award is a national quality assurance framework for primary schools, secondary schools, SEND schools and colleges. The award focuses on positive LGBT+, inclusion and visibility.

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Schools Out UK

The overall aim of Schools OUT UK is to promote equality and diversity for the benefit of the public.

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Sexplain provides comprehensive and inclusive relationships and sex education workshops for young people in the UK.

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Stonewall was founded in 1989 in response to Section 28, which was overturned in England and Wales in 2003, the same year that Stonewall became a registered charity.

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