United Nations Makes History on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

For Immediate Release United Nations Makes History on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity UN human rights body establishes an Independent Expert   (Geneva, June 30, 2016) In a defining vote, the United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution on “Protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation, and gender identity”, to mandate the…

QUZAH Libya LGBT is back in the Gay pride 2016 with the Greater Maghreb

  In this year 2016, QUZAH Libya is in collaboration with activists and solidarity defenders of human rights and minorities, and homosexual activists and supporters of the Greater Maghreb countries (Libya-Tunisia-Morocco-Algeria), and Italy, organized by the Greater Maghreb group in the Gay pride 2016 Italy, was raised flags and emblems claim decriminalizing the homosexuality in…

قُزح ليبيا تعود في مسيرة الفخر مع المغرب الكبير

في هذا العام 2016 قامت مجموعة قُزح ليبيا بالتعاون مع ناشطين ومتضامنين ومدافعين عن حقوق الانسان و الاقليات والمثلية الجنسية ومناصرين من دول المغرب الكبير (ليبيا-تونس-المغرب-الجزائر) وايطاليا, بتنظيم مجموعة المغرب الكبير في مسيرة الفخر 2016 ايطاليا,وتم رفع الاعلام والشعارات المطالبة بالغاء قوانين تجريم المثلية الجنسية في بلدان المغرب الكبير و التي تخالف الاعلان العالمي لحقوق…

Libyan LGBT activist hopes to leave Benghazi

A Libyan LGBT rights activist was driving in the city of Benghazi in 2014 when three Islamic militants stopped his car. The men had Kalashnikovs, and one of them tried to open the door to his car. The men shot at him as he drove away. “Benghazi, which is on the Mediterranean Sea, is Libya’s…