Tag Archive | Homophobic and Transphobic Bullying

Government Ministers Join Forces to Stand Up Against Homophobic & Transphobic Bullying

Government Ministers Join Forces to Stand Up Against Homophobic & Transphobic Bullying

Stand Up Awareness Week November 13th-17th Minister for Education and Skills, Richard Bruton TD and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone TD joined forces to Stand Up for LGBTI+ students across Ireland. According to 2017 research (1), 70% of young LGBTI+ people do not feel safe at school. For eight years now, Stand […]

Homophobic and transphobic bullying – call to share personal experiences

Homophobic and transphobic bullying – call to share personal experiences

IGLYO has been invited to be part of UNESCO’s global event on homophobic and transphobic bullying in May 2016, and is looking for your personal experiences to create a short film and photo exhibition UNESCO will hold a global event on homophobic and transphobic bullying in May 2016: it will be a unique opportunity to […]

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education, launching Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education, launching Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015

Today, Monday 23rd November at 9 am, sees the launch of the 7th Stand Up! Week with Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education and Skills. This event in St Nessan’s Community College, Moylish Park, in Limerick, is being organised by BeLonG To, Ireland’s national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) young people.