With its concentrated HIV epidemic, the Middle East and North Africa has the advantage of a relatively low HIV burden among the general population, as well as among children and adolescents.
The United Nations and ICE have standards of care in place for LGBTQ folks, but ICE isn’t following them.
Record numbers of Central American transgender people are seeking asylum in the U.S. … only to be deported.
LGBTQI+ Muslims seeking asylum are more successful if they speak, dress and act in accordance with Western notions of homosexuality, according to a new study.
Last week, the high court ordered the Home Office to bring back a Ugandan woman to the UK after ruling that she was treated unfairly in her asylum appeal in the now defunct detained fast-track (DFT) system.
Developing partnerships and alliances with Catholic church groups and addressing disadvantage in the lives of LGBTIQ people
Swedish officials, confusingly, have claimed there is no 'new evidence'
High court judge rules that gay asylum seeker who feared persecution in Uganda should have been allowed to remain
The government granted refugee status to a foreign national in 2018 over fears of persecution owing to the person’s same-sex sexual orientation, sources with knowledge of the matter said Tuesday.
States and other actors involved in refugee protection must recognize the unique vulnerability and specific needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and gender-diverse (LGBTI) asylum-seekers and refugees
Shelter offers respite from death threats, homophobia
“All you want is for your kid to be able to run around in the courtyard and feel comfortable,” Katya said. “You just want to hold this person’s hand. You have the right to live and breathe. But you are told that you can breathe only through a straw.”