Chilean musician Alex Anwandter
Advocates in Peru and Brazil have shared information about the impact of homophobia and transphobia in their respective countries. The Brazilian group released a report with statistics for 2014 showing an increase in violence. The Peruvian group reacted to the suicide of a 12 year old boy who was being bullied for being gay by both his stepfather and classmates.
Yesterday was the launch of a new campaign designed to tackle homophobic and transphobic abuse in schools in England and Wales.
To mark the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia, the United Nations is soliciting stories from you.
This Saturday, people in countries around the world will participate in the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (“IDAHOT”). Several events will take place to spread awareness of the unequal treatment that plagues the LGBT community.
The following letter came to our offices from peers in Uruguay, but it could just as easily come from organizations a
According to a recent study, LGBT teachers are less likely to intervene when they encounter homophobia in the classroom or staff rooms - often in fear of losing their jobs.