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Press releases and statements

Format: 2018

Jacobus Witbooi

Pan Africa ILGA and ILGA are in state of shock for the loss of Jacobus Witbooi, who passed away today after two harrowing weeks of hospitalisation...

United Nations SOGI Mandate Safeguarded...

A joint statement endorsed by 850 organizations from 157 countries highlighted the need to vote in favour of upholding the SOGI Independent Expert...

New report finds UPR crucial to protect...

Over eight years, 158 states under review from all regions received 1,110 recommendations that were specific to sexual orientation, gender identity...

ILGA releases new results of global atti...

The ILGA-RIWI Global Attitudes Survey on LGBTI People in partnership with Logo surveyed nearly 100,000 individuals in 65 countries

ILGA welcomes Vitit Muntarbhorn's a...

The appointment was made as a package today at the United Nations in Geneva together with four other appointments for human rights expert positions...

Deborah Lambillotte left us

Deborah Lambillotte, a passionate activist and inspiring role model for many of us, has passed away

Floored with gratitude: a thank you mess...

Your support makes us more determined than ever in continuing our work to achieve equal rights for LGBTI persons worldwide

Vote establishing a SOGI Independent Exp...

“This is a victory not only for the global LGBT community, but for many broader movements that push for the full realization of the human rights of...

United Nations makes history on sexual o...

United Nations' human rights body establishes an Independent Expert

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