Human Dignity Trust co-founds new alliance for global equality

The Human Dignity Trust is among eight UK-based organisations that have joined forces to help secure global LGBT equality. Launched on the 6th July, the UK Alliance for Global Equality is a coalition of UK-based civil society organisations working together to support progress and promote the human rights of LGBT people around the world. 

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Belize scraps law targeting gay men

An old British colonial law in Belize that disproportionately affected gay men has been ruled unconstitutional by the country’s Supreme Court after a three-year wait for the judgment. The landmark ruling stated that Section 53 amounts to a violation of the constitutional rights to dignity, privacy, equality and non-discrimination on grounds of sex. Find out more in our press release and factsheet

Listen: Panel discussion on the criminalisation and persecution of lesbian and bisexual women 

The Human Dignity Trust organised a panel discussion to mark the official launch of the first-ever global analysis of the criminalisation and persecution of lesbian and bisexual women, our report, “Breaking the Silence: Criminalisation of Lesbians and Bisexual Women and its Impacts.”

Listen to the panel discussion