LGBT rights Archives - International Youth Coalition


A Panel on the LGBT Community

On March 13th 2017, we attended a parallel event for the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW61) titled Lesbian, Bi and Trans: Stop Leaving Us Behind. Parallel events are events that are hosted outside of the official United Nations but are still linked to CSW. This panel was organized by OutRight Action which is […]

Sarah Kepins | March 14, 2017
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United Nations

UN and US Agencies Request Funding for LGBT Rights.

What is it like at the UN? Currently, it is a place where delegates from certain countries claim that LGBT rights are universal rights. Where it is said that gay rights are an American value. (Note that gay rights and LGBT rights are often used interchangeably.) I attended a side event at the UN on April […]

Catherine Birri | April 8, 2016
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