Equal Eyes presents a digest of international stories on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex issues. Information presented is carefully curated from a range of public and private sources to give readers a sense of the challenges that LGBTI people face.
It is our hope that Equal Eyes is used as a jumping off point for readers to delve further into the stories. The following resources will help guide you:
For more information on the UN's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) (a mechanism of the Human Rights Council, which allows scrutiny of the human rights records of all UN States) check out ARC International's database on references to sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, sex characteristics in the UPR, Working Group sessions, and State responses. It is available in English, French, and Spanish.
UNAIDS Interactive LGBTIQ+ Map links HIV data, criminalization laws, and recent news and events that impact LGBTI people. This site offers you an overview of the news and policies related to the lives of the LGBTIQ+ communities around the world, aiming to amplify their voices and bringing people closer to each other.
The following organizations and journals provide useful reporting on these issues: