Documenting and Analysing Best Practices for Advancing Human Rights based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity/Expression

Narratives of Best Practice Case Studies.


Campaign for social change in Eastern Europe

 Florin Buhuceanu – Euroregional Center for Public Initiatives (Romania)

Grassroots community working model for organizing with lesbians in poverty

Anne Lim – Gay and Lesbian Activist Network for Gender Equality Inc. (Philippines)

Four practices of integration within government programs targeting women, children and youth”

Andrés Ignacio Rivera Duarte – Organización de Transexuales por la Dignidad de la Diversidad (Chile)

 “Empowering LGBT people through implementation of mental health programming”

Delene van Dyk – OUT Wellbeing (South Africa)

Addressing the needs of transgender and Hijra communities in India through acollaborative approach

Amitava Sarkar – Solidarity and Action Against The HIV Infection in India (India)

Learning and exchange for LGTBI activists of Latin America and Caribbean through an institute on strategies against religious fundamentalisms”

Rosa Posa Guinea – IGLHRC (Paraguay)

Combatting homophobia in Dutch schools”

Geert Jan Edlebosch – COC (Netherlands)

 “Engaging with international instruments and collaborating with international organizations to transform local realities

Azusa Yamashita – GayJapan News (Japan)

 “Political debate, photo-exhibition and Pride campaign focused on “SEX-WORKERS RIGHTS = HUMAN RIGHTS”

Morten Sortodden/ Andrés Lekanger -Prostitutes Interest Organisation/Skeivt Forum -Queer Student Organization (Norway)

 “Public media campaign targeting homophobic lyrics of dance hall artists”

Kenneth van Emden – Suriname Men United (Suriname)

An initiative to build the capacity of grassroots LGBT organizations in the Global South and East in countries that are particularly oppressive or dangerous for LGBT activists and individuals”

Sean Casey – Heartland Alliance (U.S.A.)

 “A diplomatic campaign to combat criminalization in Burundi”

Christian Rumu – Humure (Burundi)

Changing discriminatory policies that impact travestis, transsexuals, and transgendered people in Argentina

Diana Sacayan  Movimiento Antidiscriminatorio de Liberación (Argentina)

 “Training manual for the protection of LGBTI defenders

Shaun Kirven – Protection International (Nepal)

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