A New Report: Discrimination on the Basis of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Access to Health Care and Violence/Bias A Sierra Leone Case Study

Pride Equality This report is the compilation of two research projects initiated in 2012 as part of the Global Rights’ project, Increasing the Capacity of Sierra Leonean LGBTI Civil Society Organizations to Monitor, Document and Address Rights Violations in their Communities. This is the first report on discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and [...]

INTOLERANCE AND PUBLIC HEALTH: Hating Me May Make You Sick

Welcome to my Second Health Blog Today, I would like to talk about Public Health. First, a little story…. Last night I sat in a lecture hall while a young man from Uganda spoke of the condemnation, abuse, and dehumanization he suffered as a gay man in his country. The homophobic violence against him began [...]