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The image shows a mockup of the cover of the "Laws on Us" report lying against a wall. Text reads "The road towards 'Laws on Us'", and stripes in the colours of Pride flags seem to flow out of the cover. Additional text reads: "30 May 2024" in English and Spanish. The ILGA World logo sits at the bottom right of the page

Introducing “Laws on Us”, a global overview of progress and backtracking on LGBTI people’s human rights

Laws on Us is the new publication by ILGA World, offering a legal overview of legal progress and backtracking affecting LGBTI people across the globe. We will publish its first edition on 30 May 2024
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Recognizing LGBTIQ+ equality champions: UNDP and ILGA World launch the International Pride Awards

UNDP and ILGA World proudly announce the launch of the International Pride Awards. This ground-breaking initiative aims to recognize and celebrate the remarkable contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) equality heroes around the world
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May 17: International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT) celebrates progress while calling for more inclusion

Celebrated annually on May 17, this year’s IDAHOBIT is held under the theme “No one left behind: equality, freedom, and justice for all”
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ILGA WORLD IS A WORLDWIDE FEDERATION

of 1919 member organisations from 169 countries campaigning for the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and intersex people. Since 1978.

About us

Since 1978, we have been committed to equal human rights for rainbow communities and their liberation from all forms of discrimination.

What we do

Since 1978, we have been committed to equal human rights for rainbow communities and their liberation from all forms of discrimination.

What you can do

Since 1978, we have been committed to equal human rights for rainbow communities and their liberation from all forms of discrimination.

Resources

Accessing Connection: Bridging the digital divide for LGBTI communities worldwide

Through a collection of data and testimonies, this report shows how disparities in digital access impact LGBTl people across the world
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Intersex Legal Mapping Report (2023)

The “Intersex Legal Mapping Report” offers a global survey on legal protections for people born with variations in sex characteristics
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Our Identities Under Arrest (2023)

“Our Identities Under Arrest” explores the application of laws criminalising consensual same-sex sexual acts and diverse gender expressions
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Events

United Nations: Deadlines to engage with human rights bodies

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UN Treaty Bodies: 2024-2025 deadlines

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Universal Periodic Review – Upcoming Deadlines

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ILGA WORLD’S NETWORK

ILGA Asia

ILGA-Europe

ILGA Latin America & Caribbean

ILGA North America & Caribbean

ILGA Oceania

Pan Africa ILGA

Bisexual Steering Committee

Intersex Steering Committee

Trans Steering Committee

Women’s Steering Committee

Youth Steering Committee