Same-sex relationships have reached widespread legal and social recognition in Switzerland in the last 30 years. Nevertheless, for homo-, bi- or transsexual migrants, “secondos” or “secondas” the situation has not improved very much yet. They not only have to fight for their integration and against discrimination and racism, but still have to to hide themselves within their own ethnic community and have to fear rejection or even physical violence.
Therefore, HAB, the homosexual task force of Berne, has decided to address the subject of homophobia and migrants with a poster-campaign in public transport for the International Day Against Homophobia (may 17th, 2010). Besides that, we offer assistance and are planning different other activities within this subject. >>>