NGLHRC-80.jpg
inthenews.jpg
NGLHRC-80.jpg

Opportunities


SCROLL DOWN

Opportunities


 

Latest updates on scholarships, fellowships and job openings.

 
 
 
2002-CHR-logo-p.png
 
SCApplyNowIcon.jpg

Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Advocacy & Litigation for LGBTI human rights defenders in Africa

The Centre for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria, with the support of the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, cordially invites you to apply for the Capacity Building Workshop on Strategic Advocacy and Litigation targeted at the promotion and protection of the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex persons in Africa.

The LGBTI Human Rights Defenders Workshop is an annual event aimed at empowering LGBTI human rights defenders in Africa on how to conduct strategic advocacy and litigation. The fourth edition will be held from 7 to 11 October 2019 at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria in South Africa.

Deadline: August 23rd 2019


Fueling Digital Activism in Africa

African Queer Youth Initiative and All-Out is pleased to announce a call for applications for a training targeting LGBT+ youth in East Africa. This project will contribute to fueling effective, creative, non-violent youth activism for LGBT+ rights in sub-Saharan Africa, specifically in Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda.

It will bring 24 young activists, aged 18-30, from the above-mentioned countries together in Kenya to engage in participatory training and create an effective network of empowered change makers across the region.

Selected candidates will receive a full scholarship to attend the training.

Deadline: September 3rd 2019

inthenews.jpg

LGBTQI News From Kenya


LGBTQI News From Kenya


Our news coverage features stories from Kenya and the rest of Africa on the growing LGBTIQ rights movement. Check in regularly for updates and follow us on Twitter and Facebook for more. 

 
Interview with Kari Mugo, operations manager, National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission, Kenya at The Economist Events' Pride and Prejudice conference on May 24th 2018 in London.

As a part of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia 2015, Njeri Gateru, Legal Officer at the National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (Kenya) shared her story of why she became a lawyer and coming to terms with her sexuality as a young person. 

 

              YEAR 2016