LGBTI equality

'Continuous effort' needed to end discrimination against LGBTI people everywhere

Pushing back against fear and rumour is a “continuous effort" on the part of individuals and groups who identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex, according to one leading activist in the Caribbean region, where discrimination continues to be rife.

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Special UN investigator appointed on LGBT issues

An “historic” decision has been reached at the UN to appoint an Independent Expert on violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people (LGBT), supporters of the move said Thursday.

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Indonesian LGBTI people face discrimination from all sides

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people in Indonesia face discrimination by the government, the religious majority and the media.

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UN Gender Focus: LGBTI equality, HIV prevention in Zimbabwe and women in Afghanistan

Brazilian celebrity same-sex wedding video premiered at UN

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