Hirschfeld Eddy Foundation cordially invites you to a networking event with a LGBTIQ human rights defender from Tunis in Berlin on July 8, 2022
Commemorating the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia 2022 in a Webtalk with women´s activists from the Masakhane project and the GIZ Working Group Southern Africa and Lesotho.
Im Juni 2022 hat Davis-Mac-Iyalla, Geschäftsführer des Interfaith Diversity Network Westafrica (IDNOWA) mit einer vierköpfigen Delegation von IDNOWA aus Ghana Berlin besucht und Gespräche mit Vertreter*innen von Politik und Community geführt und war bei einer öffentlichen Veranstaltung der Hirschfeld-Eddy-Stiftung zu Gast. Wir veröffentlichen ein Interview mit Davis Mac-Iyalla: “Help us amplify our voices through partnerships and direct cooperation”.
Dr. Frank Mugisha (38) is a human rights activist from Uganda and Executive Director of Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) which works for the rights of LGBTIQ+ people. He was born and grew up in Kampala, and was raised a Christian.
Dédé Oetomo (68) is known as the godfather of the Indonesian LGBTIQ+ movement. He is a social scientist, AIDS activist, and role model for generations of young Indonesians. For his work as a human rights activist, Oetomo was honoured back in 1998 by the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (today’s OutRight Action International).
Jean Elie Gasana (43) is a Christian LGBTI activist from Rwanda. A co-founder of the LGBTI organization Other Sheep Rwanda, he works for human rights in his homeland, especially those of LGBTI people in Rwanda and the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
Dragana Todorovic (41) is a lesbian feminist activist from Serbia who has been working for human rights and gender equality for more than 20 years. She is the initiator and executive director of the LGBTI Equal Rights Association for Western Balkans and Turkey (ERA).
Andriy Maymulakhin (52) is an LGBTI activist from Ukraine and founder of the LGBT Human Rights Nash Mir Center. In the 1990s he was one of the first activists in Ukraine to launch the gay and lesbian movement.