Highlights in LGBT international psychology news

The Principle of Universality, ICSU Statue 5, was updated on September, 2011. One change was to expressly oppose discrimination based on factors including gender identity and sexual orientation. Statue 5 is also now referenced in the ICSU statement on the Universality of Science.  APA advocated for the language update.

APA also provided technical support for the Statement of the Psychological Association of the Philippines on non-discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity and expression