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IGLYO Youth Video: We Are Here

IGLYO Youth Video: We Are Here

Intersex young people speak out about their experiences, to raise visibility and reach out to others through the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer & Intersex (LGBTQI) Youth & Student Organisation’s (IGLYO) new film, ‘We Are Here’ in partnership with Organisation Intersex International Europe (OII Europe) and interACT Youth. We Are Here is a short, but powerful film, highlighting the experiences […]

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 […]

IGLYO Calls For Intersectional Approach in Gender Equality Fight

IGLYO Calls For Intersectional Approach in Gender Equality Fight

IGLYO, the International LGBTQ Youth & Student Organisation, has called on governments and civil society actors to adopt intersectional approaches in the fight for gender equality, and in the drafting, creation and implementation of policies. Yesterday (March 8) marked International Women’s Day, an opportunity for the international community to focus on women’s rights and gender equality. […]

World AIDS Day: IGLYO – The Importance of Access to Healthcare and Information

World AIDS Day: IGLYO – The Importance of Access to Healthcare and Information

On the occasion of World AIDS Day, IGLYO, the International LGBTQ Youth & Student Organisation, call on the European Union, governments, NGOs, health services providers, and activists, to work together to ensure equal access to appropriate healthcare and uncensored information on HIV prevention to youth across Europe.

BeLonG To: Hosting 30th General Assembly of IGLYO

BeLonG To: Hosting 30th General Assembly of IGLYO

BeLonG To Youth Services, the national organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual & trans young people in Ireland, is hosting the 30th General Assembly of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Youth and Student Organisation (IGLYO) this November. The General Assembly of IGLYO will bring together delegates representing 52 countries in the Council of […]

Irish Youth Groups Voice Concerns to Russian Ambassador

Irish Youth Groups Voice Concerns to Russian Ambassador

Several Irish youth groups have handed in a letter to Russia’s ambassador to Ireland today, to protest at the violent treatment of LGBT people in Russia after a gay teenager who was allegedly kidnapped and beaten by neo-Nazis died of his injuries. BeLonG To, the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), the National Youth Council […]