Stories

Format: 2017

2015: a year of LGBTI victories worth ce...

Join us in remembering some of the moments when change happened for the LGBTI community this year

ILGA meets... Jaevion Nelson, activist

We met the Programme and Advocacy manager at J-FLAG, the oldest and foremost LGBT rights organisation in Jamaica, while he was in Geneva to take pa...

ILGA meets... Leigh Ann van der Merwe

“I am a proud trans woman and an unapologetic feminist”: these were the words this South African activist chose to open her speech at a side event...

ILGA meets… Mikee Inton

The representative of the ILGA Trans Secretariat with STRAP – the Society of Transsexual Women of the Philippines may have fallen into activism “qu...

ILGA meets... Natasha Jimenez

Natasha Jimenez has been advocating for the rights of LGBTI people for the past 30 years in her country, Costa Rica, and internationally.
Fem...

ILGA meets… Ezgi Koçak

The Turkish LGBTI community has seemed to be constantly under attack during the last months: first the Istanbul Pride disrupted by the police while...

ILGA meets... Stephen Seaborn, activist...

An expert of education policies and of the rights of LGBTI people within the workplace, the co-chair of ILGA-North America arrived in Geneva engagi...

July 2015 - Intercepts for Social Change...

Intercepts for Social Change; situating marriage equality data in Ireland through random polling.
An article by Aengus Carroll & George R...

ILGA meets… Kenita Placide, activist

Despite the threats and the violence she had to face, the representative of ILGA’s Women secretariat and executive director of United and Strong Sa...

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