Intersex Ísland

Intersex Ísland was founded June 2014 to tackle the utter lack of visibility of intersex people in Iceland.

Intersex Ísland was founded June 2014 to tackle the utter lack of visibility of intersex people in Iceland. Its mission is to work towards the full implementation of the guiding principles of Malta Declaration; to educate the public and key stakeholders on intersex issues and the human rights violations they face; and to provide a safe space for intersex individuals to gather, share experiences and seek support. The organization seeks to respond to the tremendous dearth of information on intersex in the Icelandic language and in non-medical terms. It has been engaged in public education, and advocacy to and education of politicians and government ministries.