• Yogyakarta Principles are now stronger to better protect #LGBTI persons
    Yogyakarta Principles are now stronger to better protect #LGBTI persons
    International human rights experts approved 9 Additional Principles (including 52 State Obligations), 50 Additional State Obligations under the original Principles, and 5 Additional Recommendations to non-state actors.
  • A Success in 2016: The First  UN Independent Expert on SOGI
    A Success in 2016: The First UN Independent Expert on SOGI
    One positive outcome for the LGBT struggle in 2016 was the victory in the battle to protect the first UN mandate on addressing violence and discrimination on grounds of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity.
  • New report finds that the UPR holds significant promise for LGBTI communities
    New report finds that the UPR holds significant promise for LGBTI communities
    We are pleased to announce the launch of the joint report by ARC International in collaboration with IBAHRI and ILGA.
Strengthening Capacity