LGBTI equality and human rights in Europe and Central Asia


The eleventh hour: it’s time to ask for more resources to support human rights work

Björn van Roozendaal, ILGA-Europe Programmes Director

Political leaders, decision makers and foundations need to hear one clear message: supporting human rights work is now more important than ever. Resources have to increase, not decrease.

The Privilege of Pleasure

By Hida Viloria, author and activist

Today is Valentine’s Day, devoted to the celebration of romance and sexual pleasure, but the first thing that comes to mind when I think about it in an intersex context is how much our ability to experience these things has been compromised by prejudiced practices. It helps to realise that we are not alone: humans in power have attempted to limit others’ pleasure for centuries.