Join our Health Promoter as she talks to Aych about Women’s Health Action’s report on New Zealand’s implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and hear what the committee had to say. Thank-you to Aych for their time!
Aych McArdle is a human rights activist based in Tāmaki Makaurau working in the intersections between health, education and social services. Some of the hats Aych wears in their rainbow community are: Human rights researcher at the Intersex Trust of Aotearoa New Zealand, Executive board member at OUTLine, Local Advisory Committee at CCS Disability Action and a Project collaborator at ReFrame. Aych is preparing to start a PhD investigating the barriers that teachers and whānau experience in making school a safe place for trans and gender diverse young people.