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The Guardians of Equality Movement To Help LGBTQ+ People In Syria

How life looks like for LGBT people in Syria.

In a country where homosexuality is punishable by death, a rare NGO is boldly defending the rights of LGBTQ people. The group, called the Guardians of Equality Movement, comprises activists who run various campaigns to demand equal rights and end the human rights violations they face. Despite the risks, these brave individuals continue to figh...

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Namibia High Court Had To Say No To Same-Sex Marriages

Namibian High Court refused to recognise same-sex marriages.

The High Court has ruled against recognizing same-sex marriage in Namibia. The situation in Africa continues to be a struggle for LGBTQ+ people. Though there have been some victories, like the ones in Botswana two weeks ago, it doesn't look like Namibia will improve soon. Namibia's high court was blocked by precedent  Two bi-national couples h...

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Senegal Rejects Bill To Strengthen Law Against Same-Sex Relations

The bill to strengthen sentences against homosexuality in Senegal.

A group of Senegalese lawmakers wanted to increase prison sentences for same-sex relationships. Fortunately, the bill was rejected.

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A Step Forward For Equality: Same-Sex Relationships To Be Decriminalized In Botswana

Gay relationships in Botswana.

Botswana has announced that it will soon decriminalize same-sex relationships! This is welcome news for the LGBTQ community in Botswana, which has long faced discrimination and persecution. The new law will provide much-needed protection for LGBTQ people, who will now be able to live and love without fear of criminal prosecution. This is a major step forward for human rights.

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Will Mauritius Decriminalize Homosexuality?

Homosexuality in Mauritius.

Mauritius is an island located near Africa in the Indian Ocean and is also one of the countries that still criminalizes same-sex relationships.

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Everything You Need To Know About LGBTQ Rights In Syria

LGBTQ rights in Syria.

Syria is in the midst of a devastating civil war. The LGBTQ community has been particularly hard hit, with reports of violence and abuse against queer people becoming more common as the conflict wears on. In this article, we'll take a closer look at the situation for LGBTQ people in Syria, including their rights and how they're coping during such turmoil. 

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Everything You Need To Know About LGBTQ Rights In Botswana

LGBT rights in Botswana.

Botswana is a country in Africa that has yet to see much progress regarding LGBTQ rights. But things may be about change, as they've recently seen an increase of support from their courts.

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Latest News On LGBTQ Rights In Senegal

LGBT rights in Senegal.

Senegal is a West African country that is known for its conservative values. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people in Senegal faces discrimination and harassment daily. In this article, we will be discussing the latest news on LGBTQ rights in Senegal.

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