TEDDY AWARD at the International Film Festival in Berlin

The TEDDY AWARD is a societal engaged political award, which is given to films and people, that communicate queer themes and content on a large scale and contribute with this to more tolerance, acceptance, solidarity, and equality in society. The TEDDY AWARD has with this not only cultural importance. As long as queer life is […]

International Woman’s Day matters for LGBTQI+ people

Lesbian, bisexual and transgender women are facing even greater disadvantages because of their sexual orientation and gender identity and as a result often suffer from multiple discrimination and disadvantages. We know that there is, and always has been, more that unites us than divides us. But only when we acknowledge the shared nature of our […]

International Transgender Day of Visibility

Transgender movements have been increasing over the past few generations because of the biases that some people would assume about the transgender community. While there are holidays commemorating transgender people who have suffered, International Transgender Day of Visibility focuses on more of the positive aspects of what being transgender means and takes direct action in […]

IDAHOT MAY 17TH

The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia is observed on May 17 and aims to coordinate international events that raise awareness of LGBT rights violations and stimulate interest in LGBT rights work worldwide. By 2016, the commemorations had taken place in 132 countries across the globe

LGBTIQ+ Workplace Inclusion 2021 Conference hosted by Leiden University

20th - 21st MAY 2021 Due to COVID 19 restrictions, the conference will be conducted online. This international, multi-disciplinary conference aims to bring together scholars from various disciplines and geographic locations, policymakers, HR professionals, employers, employees, and civil society to get to know and learn from each other on the topic of LGBTIQ+ workplace inclusion. […]

Harvey Milk Day

The struggle faced by the LGBTQ community has been going on for generations in this country, and for thousands of years around the world.  Harvey Milk was one of the heroes of that struggle, being the first official to be elected that was openly gay in California.  While he was assassinated he accomplished important steps […]

PRIDE WALK

Loop mee met de Pride Walk op zaterdag 31 juli 2021. We starten om 11:00 bij het Homomonument op Westermarkt, waarna we met z’n allen gaan lopen en eindigen in Vondelpark bij Pride Park.

EuroGames in Copenhagen

EuroGames will take place from August 18-20, 2021 in Copenhagen and Malmö. EuroGames at Copenhagen 2021 is going to be the most inclusive sporting event ever. EuroGames 2021 #YouAreIncluded is one of the themes we will see encouraging the athletic community to be more inclusive. The EuroGames are an LGBTQ sporting event in Europe, hosted by license of the European Gay and Lesbian Sport Federation and organized by one […]

NATIONAL COMING OUT DAY

n this October 11, National Coming Out Day will continue to raise awareness for individuals within the LGBTQ+ community, and champion the idea that homophobia thrives in silence. On this day, many people who identify as LGBTQ+ will “come out” (a term stemming from the phrase “come out of the closet”) to friends or family […]