General Assembly 3rd Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural)


Paula Gerhard

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Model of United Nations Munich 2017 Ensuring equal rights for the LGBTQ Position Paper by Paula Gerhard

The topic on equal rights for LGBTQ’s is a topic which is more and more discussed in several countries of the world. The issue includes the sexual orientation of people like Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals as well as Transgenders and Queers. In many countries people are prosecuted for their sexual orientation even with death penalty. In other countries the acceptance of LGBTQ’s has grown and is stated in equal civil rights as the right that same sex couples can legally get married or adopt children. But this has been a long process in history. In early times for example homosexuality has been punished or prosecuted by death.
The introduction of equal ...