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Zafè Kominote LGBTI nwa an karayib la

Apèl Q-zine ak Cases-Rebelles Q-Zine te toujou santre enterè l sou kontinan afriken an. Jodia, nan tètkole ak Cases Rebelles, l’ap envite nou gade yon lot aspè panafrikain : l’ap gade Kominote LGBTI k’ap viv nan gwo espas rich ak komplèks yo souvan rele Karayib la. Soti Bahamas rive Giyana, pase Ayiti, Lagwadloup ak Kiba, [...]

Appel à contributions Q-zine et Cases Rebelles

Au cœur des communautés LGBTI Afro-descendantes des Caraïbes Jusqu’à présent principalement concentré sur le continent africain, Q-zine, en collaboration avec Cases Rebelles, ouvre un nouvel horizon panafricain. Nous nous tournons vers les communautés LGBTI afro-descendantes issues de cet ensemble riche et complexe que constituent les Caraïbes (dans son acception la plus large). Des Bahamas au [...]

Q-zine’s Latest Issue: LGBTI “Others”

Editorial Diverse forms of sexuality and gender identity have always existed in Africa. The so-called traditional African values now being used to marginalise and discriminate against LGBTI Africans are nineteenth-century European imports. Ironically, this colonial hangover has forced LGBTI Africans to look outside the continent for inspiration too. The growth of an organised LGBTI movement [...]

Press Release: Launch of a New Report

For Immediate Release Ouagadougou, August 11, 2013 Francophone Sub-Saharan lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activists are in general underserved with regard to their access to training opportunities and other resources; for lesbian, bisexual, queer and women who have sex with women (LBQWSW) activists such opportunities are almost non-existent. In her foreword for this report, [...]