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OPINION: This May 17, don’t let COVID-19 force LGBT+ people back into silence

OPINION: This May 17, don’t let COVID-19 force LGBT+ people back into silence

By Joel Bedos, Tuisina Ymania Brown, and Luz Elena Aranda | ILGA World Joel Bedos is the international coordinator of the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT) May17.org, and Tuisina Ymania Brown and Luz Elena Aranda are co-Secretary Generals of ILGA World How do you come together, when you’re not allowed to share […]

Women’s Rights Caucus Issues Feminist Declaration

Women’s Rights Caucus Issues Feminist Declaration

ILGA World has joined more than 200 organisations in adopting the Feminist Declaration, an alternative to the political declaration that  outlines the steps necessary to achieve gender equality Twenty five years after the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the foundational global document on gender equality, governments at an abbreviated session of […]

ILGA Launches State-Sponsored Homophobia Report 2017

ILGA Launches State-Sponsored Homophobia Report 2017

The number of countries criminalising consensual, private same-sex sexual activity between adults has decreased to 72, while the variety of law relevant to sexual orientation continues to expand steadily Today, Monday May 15, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) launched the 12th edition of its flagship publication, State-Sponsored Homophobia – A World […]