Tagged as: LGBT

Rachelle and Bea: Young, gifted and trans 10 Sep 2020

Rejected by their families, Rachelle and Bea face many challenges as young transgender women, but they have big dreams. ...

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New pandemic, same blame game 15 May 2020

Rights-based organisations in Africa are reporting that stigma against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people is on the rise as a result...

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“It’s called ‘human’ rights, not ‘straight’ rights” 30 Jan 2020

Kaluso, a transgender woman from Malawi, speaks out about the need for zero discrimination when it comes to the rights of sexual minorities....

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Breaking the silence on gender-based violence in Uganda 31 Oct 2019

Following their participation in the Sexual Violence Research Initiative Forum in South Africa, Gracias Atwiine (PITCH country focal point in Uganda) ...

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Frontline AIDS joins call for LGBT justice and safety 16 May 2019

We join other civil society organisations in signing UK Alliance for Global Equality open statement for IDAHOBIT 2019, promoting the human rights and ...

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A blossom pink world: Transgender activists in video 25 Jan 2019

Guyana Trans United’s ground-breaking campaign to repeal British colonial ‘buggery laws’ has found support from high-profile government official...

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Edging closer to equality 13 Dec 2018

Momentous progress was seen during 2018 in many countries on rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. Here we recognise this s...

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Serina’s journey as a transgender youth in Uganda 28 Nov 2018

Serina is a vibrant 19-year-old transgender woman living in Uganda. Like many other lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the countr...

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