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Sky and Netflix Agree New European Partnership

Sky and Netflix Agree New European Partnership

Sky and Netflix have announced a new partnership to bundle the full Netflix service into a brand new Sky TV subscription pack. This will give millions of Sky customers seamless access to Netflix through the Sky Q platform. Sky will make available the extensive Netflix service to new and existing customers by creating a brand-new […]

Blockchain to make ‘pink economy’ visible, fight LGBT abuses – charity

Blockchain to make ‘pink economy’ visible, fight LGBT abuses – charity

Blockchain can help the LGBT community flex its economic muscle, and fight rights abuses globally – from Chechnya to Uganda – while safeguarding the identity of members, said the charity behind a new digital initiative. The LGBT Token scheme will use blockchain – the technology behind digital currencies such as bitcoin – to create a […]

US: ‘Target’ Store Workers Petition Against Funding Anti-LGBT Politicians

US: ‘Target’ Store Workers Petition Against Funding Anti-LGBT Politicians

‘Target’ workers demand that Target executives stop funding anti-LGBTQ and anti-worker politicians American local ‘Target’ store workers, based in Christiansburg, Montgomery County, Virginia, have been struggling to hold Target executives accountable for continuing to fund hate-based politicians, despite the executives promising to stop doing so several years ago.  The workers have started a petition entitled: […]

Jobs: Current Vacancies At ILGA-Europe, Closing Date January 2018

Jobs: Current Vacancies At ILGA-Europe, Closing Date January 2018

Current vacancies at ILGA-Europe Programmes Officer – Central Asia Finance Director Grants & Financial Officer    Programmes Officer – Central Asia The post holder will be responsible for coordinating ILGA-Europe’s engagement in Central Asian countries. Through a new programme that includes regranting, capacity building, and advocacy activities, ILGA seeks to actively address the needs of […]

Minister to Launch New Guidelines on Supporting Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace

Minister to Launch New Guidelines on Supporting Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace

The Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection, Regina Doherty TD, will today launch new guidelines aimed at boosting the inclusion of trans and gender variant people in the workplace. The resource, Supporting Transgender Inclusion in the Workplace: Guidelines for Employers and Employees, was produced by Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) with support from the […]

US: HRC Releases 2018 Buyer’s Guide for LGBT Supportive Holiday Shopping

US: HRC Releases 2018 Buyer’s Guide for LGBT Supportive Holiday Shopping

As many Irish companies have their parent companies in the US, or are affiliates of US companies, the following might be of interest to the LGBT community and its supporters here. You can now quickly view the particular company by category online, and view its LGBT equality rating, to make an informed decision on whether […]

Successful LGBTQ Technology Entrepreneurs

Successful LGBTQ Technology Entrepreneurs

A high profile representation of the LGBTQ community in the technology industry is important, as it is the largest growth industry in the developed world, showing that LGBT people are capable of participating equally with others in this area without discrimination. LGBTQ organizations have been created to help ensure the community’s participation in this industry. […]