Retrieved 9 December Asexual Awareness Week. There is also evidence that LGBTQ people are at higher risk for substance use issues than the general population xiv:. InAlberta amended its Marriage Act to define marriage as being between a man and a woman. The personal characteristics that are associated with gender identity include self-image, physical and biological appearance, expression, behaviour and conduct, as they relate to gender.
For Intersex Awareness Day in OctoberEgale Canada published a statement calling on the Canadian Government to protect the rights of intersex persons, fulfiling "treaty body obligations under international law," and accompanied by a submission to the UN Committee Against Torture.
Retrieved July 20, Tables comparing several U. Some provinces have made gestures or passed laws to make conversion therapy illegal both for sexual orientation and gender identity.
In October, two gay establishments in Montreal, Mystique and Truxx, are raided.