Johannesburg – The Department of Basic Education (DBE) said it was disappointed with the continued media reports about plans to introduce unisex toilets in schools.
This is based on an initial draft discussion document from the consultations that are currently underway on the Guidelines for the Socio-Educational Inclusion of Diverse Sexual Orientations, Gender Identity, Expression, and Sex Characteristics (SOGIESC) in Schools, following consultation before it is published for public comment. The plans have faced heavy criticism.
The department said this was a matter blown out of proportion.
“The narrow focus on ‘unisex toilets’ is unfortunate as it misses the bigger debate on the…
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