INIA is an international research network which has trained a cohort of 10 early stage researchers working collaboratively to develop knowledge to inform policy making and practice across a range of key sectors.

To learn more about INIA, please click here. 

Intersex people’s healthcare, social and human rights issues are often overlooked. They continue to face exposure to multiple forms of human rights violations and discrimination, requiring cross-sectoral policy responses in fields including healthcare, education, and the law.

Dani Coyle is an intersex social media activist. Based in UK and Berlin.

Ray Newman is an Intersex Activist and student of engineering. Based in Oxford.

Izzy MacCallum is an artist, and an intersex student based in London.
Ki Griffin is a intersex student and actor. Based in Liverpool.

Grace Murray is an intersex veterinary student in Nottingham.
Valentino Vecchietti is an intersex activist, journalist and scholar. Based in Oxford.

Other images provided by: Morgan Carpenter, Hiker Chiu, and Ins Kromminga.

Consultancy for website: Content Valentino Vecchietti, Ins Kromminga and the INIA Advisory Board. Web design by Cool Hand Studios Huddersfield UK.


INIA Videos

Visit this link to view some videos produced by the INIA project:

Project outputs

To view abstracts, publications and other outputs produced by the INIA consortium, please visit our Project Publications page.

Expanding Intersex Studies: INIA final conference

The final INIA conference and stakeholder event took place at Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium from 31 January – 1 February 2024. For more information about the conference and programme,

New publication!

ESR3 Audrey Aegerter has just had two new articles published. They can be viewed on our  Resources, Project Publications page.


INIA researchers have set up a facebook page for the network. You can visit it here:

INIA Partner and Beneficiary Map