Hirschfeld-Eddy-Stiftung Projekte Veranstaltungen

Fighting for LGBTIQ+ inclusion in Rwanda’s deeply religious society


Over the past few months, across East Africa, there has been an increased crackdown on the rights and freedoms of LGBTIQ+ communities. Countries such as Uganda, Kenya, Burundi, Tanzania, and Ethiopia have successfully passed repressive legislation and/or witnessed an increased number of arrests of LGBTIQ+ persons.

Hirschfeld-Eddy-Stiftung Projekte Veranstaltungen Verband

Dialogue with church leaders in Rwanda – the Inclusive Mission for Health and Hope (IMHH) presents their work


Webtalk 1 June at 5:30 PM

Hirschfeld Eddy Foundation cordially invites you to an online discussion with Reverend Augustin Bahati, Executive Director of the Inclusive Mission for Health and Hope (IMHH) in Rwanda.

Please join the online discussion on religion and inclusion from a Rwandan perspective.

Hirschfeld-Eddy-Stiftung Projekte Recht Verband

Jean Elie Gasana – Inadequate protection and a lack of respect for our fundamental rights

Jean Elie Gasana

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.