"They need LGBTQ-friendly support."
This report draws on data from an extensive literature review, the first-ever global survey on the topic, and in-depth interviews with experts and survivors from various countries.
HIV and LGBTI community heroes from across Asia and the Pacific are set to be honoured at a special event in Bangkok in November, with organisers of the 3rd HERO Awards currently seeking nominations from community members across the region
Rania Zara Medina is not the first transgender appointed to the Health Ministry’s Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) committee, Malaysia Public Health Experts Association president Datuk Dr Zainal Ariffin Omar explained today.
The Health Ministry has received brickbats and bouquets over the appointment of a transgender to the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) Malaysia designed to combat HIV/AIDS.
UN member states and civil society gathered at UN headquarters to celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the International Year of the Family during an event titled “It Takes a Family” on May 15, the International Day of Families.
Malaysia must not bow down to international pressure over LGBT issues, says PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
Numan Afifi was questioned by police after an online backlash against a statement he read at the United Nations
Gay rights activist Numan Afifi, formerly the press officer to Youth and Sports Minister, Syed Saddiq Abdul Rahman has been called up by the police over a speech made at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) in Geneva
For Malaysia’s embattled LGBTQI+ community, the promise of a new era with the change of government last year is yet to materialise.
One government minister criticises a feminist rally for including LGBT campaigners, another claims there are no gay people in Malaysia
Has Pakatan Harapan forgotten its pre-election pledges – or is this a cynical attempt to court the conservative Muslim vote?
'Misuse of democratic space' statement comes amid concerns over growing persecution of LGBT community in Malaysia, where sodomy and other same-sex acts are outlawed