Tagged as: LGBT

Edging closer to equality 14 Feb 2019

As 2018 draws to a close, it is an opportunity to reflect on the momentous progress seen this year in many countries on rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people....

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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 officials....

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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 country, she has faced stigma, discrimination and violence because of her gender or sexual identity....

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Guyana transgender law victory paves way for greater reform 16 Nov 2018

Alliance applauds overturn of 'cross-dressing' law in Guyana and welcomes further changes to laws to improve access to health...

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Alliance concerned about deteriorating LBGT environment in Tanzania 08 Nov 2018

International HIV/AIDS Alliance concern about the deteriorating environment for LGBT people in...

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‘A victory of law and love’: India decriminalises homosexuality 06 Sep 2018

A landmark ruling announced today by India’s Supreme Court has decriminalised homosexuality between consenting...

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A powerful protection: using the law to challenge rights violations 11 May 2018

LGBT activists in Kenya are using the law to challenge rights violations – and a landmark ruling is...

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Alliance salutes landmark LGBT rights case against Trinidad & Tobago 20 Apr 2018

LGBT activist wins a legal case against the government of Trinidad & Tobago challenging the legality of law prohibiting same-sex...

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Gay refugees in Malawi face violence and hunger 21 Mar 2018

One evening Didier closed up his shop for the day and went to meet friends, but he had no idea his life was about to change so...

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