Tagged as: LGBT

Moving LGBT rights up the political agenda in Myanmar 30 Nov 2020

In Myanmar, if you are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) existing laws leave you open to arrest, abuse and extortion at the hands of the po...

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Advent of Change: the story behind the photo 27 Nov 2020

Behind every photo in our gallery is a story on sexual health, and these stories are stories of change....

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From ‘enemies of the state’ to allies 26 Nov 2020

In Zimbabwe, advocates from lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) communities are fighting for – and achieving – the right to b...

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Suna’s story: out and proud in Mozambique 19 Nov 2020

Suna has embraced her identity as a lesbian with support from our Deep Engagement programme in Mozambique....

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Male sex workers and the fight for their lives in Malawi 13 Nov 2020

Men who have sex with men and who are also sex workers face a double stigma. Aniz Mitha knows exactly what this means, because he’s lived it first-h...

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Bakar’s story: the strength to be myself 05 Nov 2020

How Bakar, a young gay Mozambican, takes good care of his sexual health in a country where stigma and discrimination can make it a real challenge....

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Growing a movement: Uniting the LGBTQI+ community in Kenya 29 Oct 2020

A group of LGBTQI+ Kenyans have been engaged in legal action to challenge laws used to criminalise and discriminate against them....

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Ukraine elections make history 28 Oct 2020

History was made in Ukraine on Sunday, 25 October when candidates representing sex workers, the LGBT community and people who use drugs stood for loca...

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When the law is an ass: challenging the state apparatus in Nigeria 23 Oct 2020

When Victor* was convicted for the “crime” of consensual sex with another man, after being unlawfully advised by a police officer to plead guilty,...

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