Ethiopian LGBTI Activists Launch a Campaign for International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT)

Rainbow-Ethiopia Health Rights Initiative


Ethiopian LGBTI Activists Launch a Campaign for International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), please sign a petition!!!
By Rainbow-Ethiopia
May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia (IDAHOT) which is commemorated in over 100 countries around the world, activists, community leaders and the LGBTI communities in these countries organize a rally, public campaign, petition, work shop, art exhibition, press release and other sort of community events to highlight the danger of homophobia and transphobia and get attention of their respective government and the international human rights community to their cause. The Ethiopian LGBTI communities in Addis Ababa and Washington DC are organizing themselves to commemorate the day by Panel discussion, signing a petition, press release and other campaigns for the first time in the community history

In this occasion the community leaders and other concerned international human rights organizations will discuss and make a…

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About Mercy

Mercy is a public health and humanitarian practitioner, strategist and community educator and mobilizer, blogger, HIV/AIDS and Social Justice/Human Rights Activist who is courageously advocating for the Dignity, Health Equity and non-discrimination of all Marginalized and Vulnerable Social Groups by fighting the prevalent HIV, the widespread Homophobia and other forms of socio-economic exclusions/injustice in Ethiopia. He is also the co-founder and director of the pioneer; Rainbow-Ethiopia Health and Human Rights Initiative, the one and only LGBTI Health and Human rights organization in Ethiopia Please feel free to Contact him at: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Posted on May 8, 2013, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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