#LGBTQ

  • Article: Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    Canada Has Introduced Legislation to Ban Conversion Therapy

    By Brandon Wiggins|March 10, 2020

    Conversion therapy has been found to have adverse mental health effects. Read more

  • Article: Australian State Considers Banning Gay Conversion Therapy

    Australian State Considers Banning Gay Conversion Therapy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 21, 2020

    Offenders could face up to 18 months in jail under the proposed legislation. Read more

  • Article: Switzerland Votes to Approve LGBTQ Anti-Discrimination Law

    Switzerland Votes to Approve LGBTQ Anti-Discrimination Law

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 11, 2020

    The legislation aims to make public acts of homophobia illegal. Read more

  • Article: Nepal's Next Census to Count LGBTQ People for the First Time

    Nepal's Next Census to Count LGBTQ People for the First Time

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 5, 2020

    The move was hailed as a step forward. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania’s Health Policies Discriminate Against LGBTQ Community: Report

    Tanzania’s Health Policies Discriminate Against LGBTQ Community: Report

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 3, 2020

    Authorities have prevented LGBTQ people from receiving HIV testing and prevention. Read more

  • Article: Utah Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Children

    Utah Bans Conversion Therapy for LGBTQ Children

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 23, 2020

    But religious leaders and family members can still over gay conversion counseling. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    Indonesia’s LGBTQ Community at Risk After Jailing of ‘Britain’s Most Prolific’ Rapist

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 16, 2020

    Human rights group warns LGBTQ people could be under threat, after sentencing of Reynhard Sinaga. Read more

  • Article: New App Helps LGBTQ+ Brazilians Navigate Safe Spaces as Murders Skyrocket

    New App Helps LGBTQ+ Brazilians Navigate Safe Spaces as Murders Skyrocket

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Dec. 20, 2019

    The app aims to help address anti-LGBTQ violence in Brazil. Read more