• Astro, Petro Station, Astro Building, Thika Road. Room 402 C.
  • +254 20 4403644
  • admin@aswaalliance.org

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International Day to end Homophobia and Transphobia

EVENT DETAILS :

  • Start Date:17-05-2020
  • End Date:17-05-2020
  • Start Time:08:00
  • End Time:12:00
  • Location:WORLD WIDE

ORGANIZER :

  • Organized by:ASWA
  • Mobile: +254 20 4403644
  • Email: admin@aswaalliance.org
  • Website:https://aswaalliance.org/
  • Address:Astro, Petro Station, Astro Building, Thika Road. Room 402 C.

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. In the 9th edition, in 2013, commemorations took place in almost 120 countries, in all world regions.

The founders of the International Day Against Homophobia, as it was originally known, established the IDAHO Committee to coordinate grass-roots actions in different countries, to promote the day and to lobby for official recognition on May 17. That date was chosen to commemorate the decision to remove homosexuality from the International Classification of Diseases of the World Health Organization (WHO) in 1990.

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