Senior Communications Manager
Outright Action International strives to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTIQ) people to live safer, healthier, and more empowered lives worldwide. Outright Action International’s vision of change includes policy reform, legal challenges, coalition initiatives, and stronger LGBTI communities worldwide.
The Senior Communications Manager develops and implements OutRight’s communications program, which proactively advances the interests of the organization’s policy and programmatic agendas. They manage all aspects of the communications program, under the supervision of the Deputy Executive Director.
Deadline: October 20 2018
Legal Research Intern - Full Time
This is an exciting internship with ILGA, the world association of more than 1,300 LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex) members organisations. The intern will assist ILGA’s Senior Research Officer, with a focus on the State-sponsored Homophobia report.
It is an excellent opportunity for anyone in the initial stage of their career with an interest in research, human rights and SOGIESC issues and wants to gain working experience. This is a virtual internship. The intern can be based anywhere in the world with good internet connection.
Deadline: November 3 2018
Part Time Studio Manager
The role will include recording interviews, podcasts and live tapings as well as liaising with artists and journalists who book and use the space. Must be organized and detail oriented.
Deadline: Not provided
Call for applications - Bridging the Gaps Learning institute
The Bridging the Gaps programme is happy to announce that the “2019 Bridging the Gaps Learning Institute” will be taking place in Hanoi, Vietnam. The Bridging the Gaps Learning Institute is a learning platform that aims to strengthen SRHR and HIV related interventions through a capacity building workshop involving 26 participants from various key population-led and serving organizations and networks.
This year’s Learning Institute will focus on the annual theme “building resilient movements”.
Deadline: November 1 2018
Pan Africa ILGA (PAI) is the African region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA). It gathers over 150 organizations throughout the Region working for human rights and equality for LGBTIQ+ people. They are looking for candidates for the following three positions:
Advocacy and Communications Officer
Programme Co-ordinator: French only (Consultancy contract)
Deadline: October 26 2018
Senior Officer for Resource Mobilization
FRIDA is looking for a passionate and committed young feminist to be our Senior Officer for Resource Mobilization. This position will play a leadership role in key aspects of FRIDA’s resource mobilization work especially in developing strategies and managing new and current partnerships. They will oversee but also be required to support cultivation, grant writing, and reporting.
Deadline: October 22 2018
The challenges of being gay, queer and misunderstood October 8 2018
Anti-homo paragraph to be abolished, September 28, 2018.
Kenya’s judges are considering abolishing homophobic criminal paragraphs, September 28, 2018.
In legal battle over gay sex, Kenyan Court to consider Indian ruling, September 27, 2018.
LGBT Kenyans Support Legal Case Against ‘'Rafiki’' Film Ban, September 15, 2018
LGBT Kenyans hope for court win after India scarps “gay sex’ ban, September 12, 2018
Episode 61: #Repeal162, August 16 2018.
Season One: Episode 03 Privacy, August 08, 2018
Gay rights ruling in Kenya could reverberate through Africa, April 17th 2018
Kenya's high court rules out forced anal testing, March 28th 2018
Landmark ruling as court outlaws anal tests, March 23rd 2018
Appeals court rules forced anal testing illegal, March 23rd 2018
Court finds Forced Anal Testings Unconstitutional, March 22, 2018
Gay rights matter, we're all equal, March 5 2018
Understanding the Gay Rights case and Penal Code penalties, February 24th 2018
Press Statement: NGLHRC Seeks to Strike Down Discriminatory Laws, February 20th, 2018
Report on The State of Trans Organizing by AJWS, October 31st 2017.
Press Statement: Kenya Medical Association statement against forced anal examinations, September 23rd 2017.
What African Sex Workers Want, Feb 7 2017
9 Tips for Coming Out to Your African Family, Feb 1 2017
Kenya Leads In LGBT Equality In The Region, April 1 2016
Kenyan LGBT advocates meet with Obama, July 26 2015
Court orders Kenya to register LGBTI activist group, April 27 2015