Brazil

In our report, we indicate that when poverty is combined with multiple forms of discrimination...

Cambodia

We travelled to Cambodia and we learned about the many levels of discrimination endured by LGBT people...

United Kingdom

1,300 LGBT people are granted asylum annually in the UK with the majority quickly falling below the poverty line...

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Episodes of Discrimination and Persecution of Lesbian and Gay People around the World – Part 1

April 28, 2014: In October 2013 we launched an innovative piece of research to examine the relationships between being a refugee in the UK, poverty and sexual orientation.  The report can be downloaded here: http://goo.gl/Iw6aLK As part of our research we spoke with 50 lesbian and gay refugees from 13...

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Protecting and Defending the Rights of Low-Income Rural LGBT People in California – Part 2

April 11, 2014: Last week we published the first part of our interview with Daniel Torres from California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA), about the work he’s been doing to protect and defend the rights of low-income rural LGBT people in California. Click here to read it if you missed it. Here’s the second...

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Protecting and Defending the Rights of Low-Income Rural LGBT People in California – Part 1

March 25, 2014: In rural California, LGB people face similar poverty rates as heterosexual people but they experience more poverty than LGB people living in urban centers. In the last decade, however, LGBT rural communities have stepped out of the shadows. California Rural Legal Assistance (CRLA), a 48-year old...

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The poverty situation of LGBTI people in the Plurinational State of Bolivia

February 16, 2014: An interview with Frank Arteaga Evelio, the General Coordinator of MANODIVERSA   1) In your experience, what are the main problems that LGBTI people living in poverty face in your country in general? First of all, I would like to start by saying that, according to the statistics of...

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