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Cebu LGBTs laud passage of anti-discrimination law in Cebu City. (http://outragemag.com/online/queenly-move-cebu-city-acts-for-non-discrimination/)
Passage of Cebu's anti-discrimination law lauded

in PHILIPPINES, 24/10/2012

The Cebu City Council on Wednesday passed a landmark ordinance that penalizes any form of discrimination against persons with disability (PWDs), different sexual preferences, ethnicity and religion.This is the first anti-discrimination policy in the country.

Equal rights defenders on Thursday expressed optimism that the passage of anti-discrimination ordinance here will stop the stigma of being different.

The lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community welcomed the passage of the ordinance.

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