Members of key populations experience disproportionate burdens of both HIV and violence. These epidemics are linked—violence increases HIV vulnerability and poses a barrier to HIV testing, disclosure and adherence to antiretroviral therapy.
An interactive dialogue among Member States, UN entities and civil society on the current state of LGBTQI+ rights globally.
Impressive advances in some countries, troubling failures in others as available resources for HIV fall by nearly US$ 1 billion
In the present report, the Independent Expert consequently focuses on the role of data in the creation of a state of heightened awareness of the scourge of violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity; the risks associated with data collection, use and storage; and key human rights safeguards in that regard.
Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
“If I want to see the change, I need to be the change,”
“The job has just begun. We have come a long way, but we still have a lot to do.”
An active and engaged civil society is the beating heart of a healthy democracy.
HRC Foundation is excited to introduce the talented leaders driving LGBTQ equality internationally who will be participating in our fourth annual Global Innovative Advocacy Summit.
Namibian Civil Society Organisations, including various women and LGBT organisations, held their second convention on the Equality and Justice Project in Windhoek this week.
In line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, UNDP is leading efforts to develop an LGBTI Inclusion Index to measure development outcomes for LGBTI people and inform policies, programmes and investments for strengthening LGBTI inclusion and rights.
In 2018, Accountability International began documenting the tacit knowledge that sits in the minds of our African lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and gender non-conforming activist friends and colleagues.