Members of this community are in high risks of HIV infection: Lama

Kailali (Pahichan) June 16 – Raju Lama, Coordinator of Far-Western Society has said that members of gender and sexual minority are at the risks of HIV infection as they have less knowledge about homosexual......

MELBOURNE GETS NEW LGBTI MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE

Kathmandu (Pahichan) June 5 – MELBOURNE’S inner north has a brand new specialist mental health and wellbeing centre for the LGBTI community. The Mind Equality Centre has opened next door to North Fitzroy’s Northside Clinic....

Threats, violence, hope : what it’s like to be a gay activist in Indonesia

Kathmandu (Pahichan) May 31 – In 1982, Dédé Oetomo established Lambda Indonesia, the first ever LGBT organisation in Indonesia. Witnessing increasing public discussion on LGBT issues, Oetomo and his colleagues set up a newsletter......

International Candlelight Memorial Day Observed

Rupandehi (Pahichan) May 23 – Members of gender and sexual minority have requested all to see HIV infected people without any discrimination and prejudice. Speaking at a program to mark International Candlelight Memorial Day, Manila Neupane,......

It is a matter of happiness to work with LGBTI: Godar

Binod BC/Rupandehi (Pahichan) May 16 – Kher Singh Godar, a senior public health administrative officer of Rupandehi District, has said that it is a matter of happiness for him to work with gender and......

‘Is it a boy or a girl?’ It is often the first question people ask parents about their baby

Kathmandu (Pahichan) May 11 – It’s a question based on the assumption that the world is divided into two groups of people, male and female, and that everyone’s biological and genetic characteristics fit neatly......

18 LGBTI infected from HIV

Makwanpur (Pahichan) April 23 – It has been found that 18 people are infected from HIV AIDS in the last 10 months. The data was explored during the campaign launched by Blue Diamond Society....

Gurung spends 12 days in hospital

Rupadehi (Pahichan) April 8 – A member of gender and sexual minority has been admitted to hospital due to the lack of knowledge about his own gender identity....

STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION PERSIST FOR LGBTIQ PEOPLE IN HEALTHCARE

Kathmandu (Pahichan) April 8 – Access to healthcare is a fundamental human right. A human right recognized in international human rights law through multiple United Nations treaties and reflected in national level legislation in......

Training for govt health workers on LGBTI issues

Makawanpur (Pahichan) March 24 – Blue Diamond Society has provided training to government health workers to equip them with knowlede about gender and sexual minority.  There was the presence of 30 health-workers from Chitwan, Makawanpur,......