The Drodrolagi Movement (droMo), in partnership with the University of the South Pacifics School of Government, Development and International Affairs marked the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) with a panel discussion on Thursday, May 17.
Marking International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia, senior United Nations officials today drew attention to laws around the world which discriminate against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, and called for equality and the repeal of such laws.
LGBT rights advocates observed the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (or IDAHO) in more than 95 countries around the world Thursday, commemorating the 1990 decision by the World Health Organization that decategorized homosexuality as a mental disorder. >>>
Gays Without Borders earlier today attracted a crowd of 25-30 San Francisco civic leaders and activists from the LGBT community to United Nations Plaza, to stage our fifth annual action for International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. >>>
17 May each year marks International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. As GALZ, we mark this day to reflect on the daily struggles of lesbian gay bisexual transgender and Intersex people (LGBTI) and their families in an environment where homophobia is almost institutionalized. >>>
With just three weeks to go until the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia on May 17, action planning is well under way all around the world! From festivals to flash mobs and rallies to public forums, there is no end to the diversity and sheer scope of creative and innovative activities being planned in what is sure to be the biggest and best IDAHO yet! >>>
It is now just one month until the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia on May 17! As the countdown begins in earnest, people and organisations throughout the world are gearing up for what we hope will be the biggest and best IDAHO yet. >>>