Tag Archive | LGBTI

BeLonG To: Free Counselling Service for LGBTI Young People

BeLonG To: Free Counselling Service for LGBTI Young People

FREE Confidential Counselling Service for LGBTI Youth Working with Pieta House, ‘BeLonG To’ provides a free counselling service for LGBTI+ young people in Dublin city centre. This vital service is for 14-23-year-olds, who are self-harming or thinking of suicide. The free, confidential counselling sessions take place every Wednesday and Friday 9am-1pm.

ILGA: Survey – Your Views on UPR Follow-up And Implementation

ILGA: Survey – Your Views on UPR Follow-up And Implementation

Have you got 7 minutes? ILGA wants to hear your experiences with UPR follow-up and implementation! ILGA (International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association) is currently exploring the different follow-up and implementation activities that civil society organisations have undertaken with the Universal Periodic Review (UPR). The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) is a unique process […]

Turkey: Ankara ban on LGBTI events continues as Turkish courts reject NGO appeals

Turkey: Ankara ban on LGBTI events continues as Turkish courts reject NGO appeals

The ban on public events organised by LGBTI groups, imposed by the Ankara Governor’s office in November 2017, has been upheld by Ankara’s 4th and 13th Administrative Courts. Two Ankara-based LGBTI NGOs, Kaos GL and Pembe Hayat (Pink Life) had challenged the ban in court, initiating their legal action days after Ankara’s governorship made the announcement. […]

Report Card Highlights Progress in Government Commitments to LGBTI+ Children and Youth

Report Card Highlights Progress in Government Commitments to LGBTI+ Children and Youth

Steady progress has been made on the development of the LGBTI+ Youth Strategy, but it needs to be completed and resourced in 2018. That’s according to the Children’s Rights Alliance, which yesterday,13th February, awarded the Government a B- grade for its commitments to LGBTI+ children and young people in Report Card 2018. The annual Report […]

Fed. of Gay Games & Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 Sign Official Licence Agreement

Fed. of Gay Games & Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 Sign Official Licence Agreement

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) and Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 organizers have officially signed the licence agreement finalizing the agreement between the FGG (International governing organization) and Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 (Local host organization). On 12 August 2018, at the Closing Ceremony of Gay Games 10 Paris, the ceremonial Gay Games flag will be passed […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s January Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s January Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to the January 2018 issue of EILE Magazine! This month, we have an interview with Tom O’Connor of Dublin Bears about Béar Féile, and the current Mr Bear Ireland, Eoin Dolan. We also have a great article from Paul Dowling about the experiences of the Irish LGBTI diaspora. Our musical guests this month are No No Yeah […]

ILGA Oceania celebrates passing of marriage equality in Australia

ILGA Oceania celebrates passing of marriage equality in Australia

ILGA Oceania – the regional chapter of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association – celebrates Australia’s YES vote on equal marriage, and wishes to acknowledge the hard work that LGBTIQ and human rights activists in Australia, and around the world, have done during this long and protracted fight. “First of all, thank […]