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Equality is Everyone's Business: Eliminating Homophobia and Transphobia in South African Workplaces
Created: 2015
Country South Africa
Added: 15 May 2015
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Factsheet on Hate Crimes and Hate Speech
Factsheet on what Hate Crimes and Hate Speech, what you should do if you are a victim of a hate crime and where to go for support services.
Added: 24 April 2014
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DIP ME IN CHOCOLATE AND THROW ME TO THE LESBIANS: Homophobic hate crimes, the state and civil society.
This article describes some of the shortcomings in the prosecution of a homophobic hate crime as well as a non-governmental organisation’s attempt to influence the sentencing of the perpetrators.
Author: Kerry Williams
Created: 2012
Country South Africa
Added: 25 March 2014
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Sex and the Global Fund: How Sex Workers, Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgender People and Men Who Have Sex with Men Are Benefiting from the Global Fund, or Not
An analysis of the barriers limiting access to HIV/AIDS prevention for stigmatised populations, including LGBTI individuals and sex workers.
Author: Susana T. Fried & Shannon Kowalski-Morton
Created: 2008
Country USA
Added: 11 October 2013
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Opening Doors: A Global Survey of NGO Attitudes Towards LGBTI Refugees
An investigation into the treatment of LGBTI refugees and asylum seekers NGO workers. The report reveals high levels of discrimination, mainly due to a lack of education and sensitivity training.
Created: 2012
Country USA
Added: 09 October 2013
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Violence against Lesbians and LGBTI Rights in Africa
A resolution passed by the European Parliament on combating and addressing violence against LGBTI people, especially lesbian women, in light of the increasing levels of rape and assault in Africa.
Created: 2012
Country Belgium
Added: 09 October 2013
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Learners’ Aggression towards Learners Perceived as Having a Homosexual Orientation in an Independent Secondary School Environment
A study on homophobia and discriminatory behaviours among Grade 11 learners at a South African high school.
Author: Hendrik Petrus Mostert
Created: 2008
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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The Rights of Lesbians and Gay Men
A training manual on the law and rights of LGBTI people, particularly those living with HIV.
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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Understanding the Challenges Facing Gay and Lesbian South Africans
Commissioned by OUT LGBT-Wellbeing, this booklet provides advice and guidelines for better service provision for LGBTI individuals, with particular focus on service providers in the public sphere.
Created: 2006
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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Home and the World: Lesbian and Gay Places in the Law
This article tracks the progress South Africa has made in terms of LGBTI rights since 1994, with specific reference to heterosexism in public spaces.
Author: Angelo Pantazis
Created: 2002
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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Are Our Workplaces Safe and Supportive? Real-life Experiences of Lesbian, Bisexual and Gender-nonconforming Women
Author: Nina Benjamin, Nosipho Twala & Finn Reygan
Created: 2015
Country South Africa
Added: 15 May 2015
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THE STATUS AND ROLE OF LEGISLATION IN SOUTH AFRICA AS A CONSTITUTIONAL DEMORACY: SOME EXPLORATORY OBSERVATIONS
Author: L du Plessis
Created: 2011
Country South Africa
Added: 24 April 2014
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Tackling corrective rape in South Africa: the engagement between the LGBT CSOs and the NHRIs (CGE and SAHRC) and its role
Author: Luis Abolafia Anguita
Created: 2010
Added: 09 December 2013
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Equal in Word of Law: The Rights of Lesbian and Gay People in South Africa
A consideration of the case law that contributed to the protection of LGBTI rights in post-apartheid South Africa.
Author: Wendy Isaack
Created: 2003
Country South Africa
Added: 11 October 2013
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What’s in a Name? Language, Identity and the Politics of Resistance
A collection of presentations from a gathering of feminist, gender and LGBTI activists. This conference looked at the language used to articulate violence against women and the LGBTI community, particularly the highly contentious term ‘corrective rape
Created: 2011
Country South Africa
Added: 11 October 2013
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African Lesbians and Gay People – Final Destination South Africa?
The article considers discrimination and violence perpetrated against documented and undocumented LGBTI Refugees & Migrants in South Africa.
Author: Wendy Isaack
Created: 2009
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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The Women’s Movement and Lesbian and Gay Struggles in South Africa
A critique of the feminist movements failure to address and prioritise lesbian issues, as well as issues relating to the broader LGBTI community. The writer also identifies South African law and patriarchy as contributing factors to violence.
Author: Mary Hames
Created: 2003
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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Rainbow Bridges: A Community Guide to Rebuilding the Lives of LGBTI Refugees and Asylees
The research looks at the integration of LGBTI refugees into their new communities and the many difficulties they face.
Created: 2012
Added: 09 October 2013
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Resilience amidst Adversity: Being Gay and African in the New Century
An overview of the contemporary experiences of LGBTI people in Africa, particularly their vulnerable position in most country contexts.
Author: Marian Nell & Janet Shapiro
Created: 2013
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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A Meeting of Queer Minds: Report on a Retreat of LGBTI Leaders and Activists from the Republic of Ireland and South Africa
A report from a dialogue between leadership and activists from Irish and South African LGBTI organisations. The exercise found that LGBTI communities were politically marginal in terms of access to human and socio-economic rights.
Author: Karen Martin
Created: 2010
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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