A university in South Africa will no use titles like Mr‚ Ms or Mrs. The Witwatersrand Uni. will stop using titles when communicating with . It wants to support people are transgender. A statement read: "The university realizes it is invalidating and distressing for a who‚ for example‚ was... at birth but identifies as male to be addressed by a non-affirming title." People who are are choosing the gender-neutral title "Mx". This is legally recognized in countries across the world.
The decision is in the university community. The university said it, "opposes all and private discrimination on the of gender identity". An official said: "We want people in our university community to feel ‚ supported and ultimately ...It means a lot being in a which is welcoming." A law professor said the action was, "the most wonderful for true equality". She added: "It's a for an understanding of the diversity of gender identity‚ orientation and the right to be respected for whomever are."