Blog: Perspectives

Philippines and Myanmar Striving for Domestic & Family Violence Protections

In 2018, OutRight received a two-year grant from the Human Rights Initiative of Open Society Foundations to lay the groundwork for an Asia regional platform of LGBTI-centered expertise on domestic and family violence (DV/...

New Regional Network Launched in ASIA

Since 2012, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) advocates in at least nine countries in Asia have documented and reported that domestic and family violence is widely prevalent in LGBTI communities with few or no...

UN LGBTI Core Group Event Recap: Building Back Better

Last Wednesday, the UN LGBTI Core Group hosted the 8th annual high level discussion during the 75th session of the General Assembly. The event, “Building Back Better: How to Create a Virtuous Circle for the Inclusion of...

From Russia With Homo Love

On July 22, 1991, a Czech Air plane carrying sixty-four American queers landed in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg). We were on our way to the International Gay and Lesbian Symposium and Film Festival in the Soviet Union. It...

Sissy That Mob: LGBT youths front and center in Thailand’s democracy movement

OutRight periodically features analysis from our colleagues and partners. We welcome a contribution from Paisarn Likhitpreechakul.