#LGBTQ+

  • Article: LGBTQ+ 'Conversion Therapy': What Is It and How Can We Take Action to End It?
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    LGBTQ+ 'Conversion Therapy': What Is It and How Can We Take Action to End It?

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2020

    The movement to end the “barbaric practice” has gained momentum in recent years. Read more

  • Article: In My Own Words: As a Doctor, Here's What We Need to Make Health Systems LGBTQ+ Inclusive

    In My Own Words: As a Doctor, Here's What We Need to Make Health Systems LGBTQ+ Inclusive

    June 25, 2020

    Junior doctor Carlos Acosta, from Colombia and Brazil, has seen and felt discrimination firsthand. Read more

  • Article: Daniel Radcliffe Backs Trans Young People After 'Transphobic' Tweets From J. K. Rowling

    Daniel Radcliffe Backs Trans Young People After 'Transphobic' Tweets From J. K. Rowling

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 11, 2020

    He also apologised to "Harry Potter" fans for pain caused by Rowling's comments. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ+ Pride Events Will Focus on Racial Injustice and Police Violence in the US

    LGBTQ+ Pride Events Will Focus on Racial Injustice and Police Violence in the US

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 5, 2020

    The killing of George Floyd has prompted LGBTQ+ groups to focus on racial justice at Pride events. Read more

  • Article: Costa Rica Becomes the First Country in Central America to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    Costa Rica Becomes the First Country in Central America to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 26, 2020

    Local rights activists welcomed the decision. Read more

  • Article: LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2020

    “Vulnerable communities become more vulnerable during times of crisis.” Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways COVID-19 Lockdowns and Curfews Risk Increasing Already Existing Inequalities in Africa

    3 Ways COVID-19 Lockdowns and Curfews Risk Increasing Already Existing Inequalities in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 2, 2020

    The continent needs to protect the rights of all people, says UNHCR. Read more

  • Article: HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    HIV Prevention Drug PrEP to Be Available on the NHS in England

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 17, 2020

    It's been hailed as a "milestone moment" by health campaigners. Read more