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Rainbow International exists to empower LGBT rights activists working in countries where lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are criminalised and face persecution.
“Until we are all free, we are none of us free.”


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India’s Supreme Court rules gay sex is no longer a crime in historic Section 377 judgment

India’s Supreme Court has unanimously ruled in favour of decriminalising homosexuality. Chief justice Dipak Misra said Section 377 of the Indian constitution, which outlaws “carnal intercourse against the order of nature” and had been used as a legal pretext for the systematic oppression of the country’s LGBT+ community, was “irrational and indefensible”. Justice Dhananjaya Chandrachud likened the denial […]

Lebanon court rules that gay sex is not a crime

A court in Lebanon has ruled that the country’s law does not ban homosexuality. The decision to uphold the acquittal of nine people prosecuted for being gay in 2017 has been celebrated by activists, who view it as a landmark moment in the fight to decriminalise homosexuality. The July 12 ruling was handed down by […]

Transgender People Do Not Have ‘Mental Disorder,’ Says United Nations Group

The United Nations’ health advisory body announced on Monday that it will no longer classify transgender identity as a mental disorder. In a move hailed as a major victory for global trans rights, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that “gender incongruence” has moved to the category of “sexual health conditions” in the International Classification […]

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Rainbow International exists to empower LGBT rights activists working in countries where lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people are criminalised and face persecution.
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Grassroots LGBT Activists Testimonies From Uganda

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