18/10/2010 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
The Rev. John Makokha is senior pastor of Riruta UMC in Nairobi, Kenya. He is the African correspondent for Reconciling Ministries Network and the Country Coordinator of Other Sheep Kenya Trust, a faith-based LGBTI organization.
Friday, October 22, 7:30 PM The Riverside Church;
Sunday, October 24, 12 noon Rehoboth Temple;
Tuesday, October 26, 7:00 PM St. Paul and St Andrew UMC;
Also: Bronx Open House at Parelli-Ortiz, Sat., Oct. 23 >>>
The XXV ILGA World Conference will be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, December 4 - 9, 2010. It is organized in association with Coletivo de Feministas Lesbicas, Grupo Dignidade, Grupo Arco-Iris and Instituto Edson Neris. >>>
In 1978, when a group of activists created what is now know as the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA), their intention was to create an international network of activists that could efficiently respond to homophobic attacks, and to act as an international platform to collectively campaign against the discrimination, and at times persecution, faced by LGBTI people around the world. >>>