As in previous years, on this day and in the course of October activist groups throughout the world will organize demonstrations and other actions demanding trans depathologization.
The slogan of the 2016 Call to Action is:
Stop Pathologizing Gender and Bodily Diversity
If you would like to participate in the International Day of Action for Trans Depathologization 2016 and organize an action in your city, please send us a message.
In order to view STP's Call to Action published on August 9, 2016:
This website aims to visibilize the objectives, manifestos and actions of this Campaign, as well as the list of collective and individual supporters.
Since 2009, STP launches each year the Call to Action for the International Day of Action for Trans Depathologization, with activities being organized in cities all over the world throughout the month of October.
In October 2016, more than 120 actions took place in 47 cities worldwide within the International Day of Action for Trans Depathologization 2016.
Furthermore, at the moment (October 2016), STP counts on the support of 410 activism groups and networks, public institutions and political organizations from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, North America and Oceania.
Apart from the annual call for action in October, during the year STP carries out information, networking and lobbying activities for trans depathologization.