Like many people across the globe, Ghana’s LGBTQIA community has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. To help alleviate the social & economic impact of the virus, Solace initiative – a Ghanaian LGBTQIA rights organization is raising funds to support community members with money for food, living expenses, and basic needs.
Is it time for the Government of Ghana to invite the Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity for an official ‘country visit’?
July 12 2019 marked a momentous occasion, when member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC), located in Geneva Switzerland, voted to renew the mandate of the United Nations Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (IE on SOGI). Since 2016, the IE on SOGI uses a range of tools to support […]
Date: Sunday, June 30, 2019 – Step Off: Noon Location: 26th Street & 5th Ave The first March was held in 1970 and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration. Over the years, its purpose has broadened to include recognition of the fight against AIDS and to remember those we have lost to illness, […]