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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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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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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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South Africa’s Social Conservatism: A Real and Present Danger
This article investigates how publicly expressed opinions of influential figures have impacted on homophobic violence in South Africa.
Author: Dale T. McKinley
Created: 2010
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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Trans-hate at the Core of Gender-based Violence?
This article argues, on the basis of alarming rates of violence against LGBTI people – and trans individuals in particular – that violence against minority groups is gender rather than sexuality based.
Author: Liesl Theron
Created: 2009
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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Forbidden: Institutionalizing Discrimination Against Gays and Lesbians in Burundi
The report provides personal testimonies of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender citizens of Burundi who have been subjected to violence, often at the hands of public officials.
Created: 2009
Added: 07 October 2013
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Hate Crimes against LGBTI in South Africa: Homophobic Violence as Patriarchal Social Control
The report looks at the experiences of black lesbian women and transgender people, and the reporting of violence against these groups by the media.
Author: Peggy W. Y. Lee
Created: 2008
Added: 07 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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Transgender Violence and HIV
A presentation on the difficulties faced by transgender people in accessing HIV treatment and related services, linked to the social stigma against transgender individuals.
Author: He-Jin Kim
Created: 2012
Country South Africa
Added: 09 October 2013
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HIV and GBV Prevention for Transgender people
A booklet on transgenderism and transsexuality, with a specific focus on gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS.
Added: 08 October 2013
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Exploring Homophobic Victimisation in Gauteng, South Africa: Issues, Impacts and Responses
This report juxtaposes the rights enshrined in the South African Constitution with the everyday reality for sexual minorities, thus drawing attention to the justice system's failure to protect LGBTI persons.
Author: Melanie Judge & Juan A. Nel
Created: 2008
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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‘Stabane’, Intersexuality and Same-sex Relationships in South Africa
Issues of identity, naming, sexuality and masculinities are considered in light of the erupting violence against LGBTI people in South Africa.
Author: Amanda Lock Swarr
Created: 2009
Country South Africa
Added: 08 October 2013
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Criminalizing Identities: Rights Abuses in Cameroon based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
A report on widespread homophobic and gender-based rights abuses in Cameroon.
Author: Joseph Achille Tiedjou, Sébastien Mandeng, et al.
Created: 2010
Country USA
Added: 07 October 2013
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Report on Discrimination against Women in Zimbabwe based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
This short report looks at instances of discrimination against Zimbabwean women on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity. It includes an examination of the effects of discrimination on these individuals’ lives, including their safety
Created: 2011
Country Zimbabwe
Added: 07 October 2013
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