THE victim of a campaign of menacing, homophobic abuse later killed himself, a court heard.
369 reported murders of trans and gender-diverse people in the last year
Several regional authorities are planning to create regulations designed to further curtail the rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community — minority group frequently used as political fodder during election season.
The situation of members of the LGBT community in Armenia is dramatic. And many of them, not to suffer the social stigma and sometimes even physical violence, choose not to reveal their sexual identity
Networks Created to Fight Violence against LGBTs in Elections Strengthen
“The doctor told me that I had delivered an intersex baby and after explaining to me what this meant, he advised me to take it to Mulago National Referral Hospital for surgery. To say I was shocked is an understatement. I did not know whether my child would survive,’’ Shamira Namaganda recalls.
For decades, Tanzania has been a darling of Canada’s foreign policy.
World Bank has joined in the fray of international organisations condemning Tanzania over recent attacks of homosexuals.
Stop Violence Against Transgender Persons
A social media video of a transgender woman being brutally beaten and abused by a mob in Botswana has been condemned by activists.
“ILGA-Europe are demanding a swift response from national authorities in Armenia”
The 10 men were arrested at the weekend when police raided a beach resort following a tip-off that a gay marriage was taking place