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Thursday 27 April 2017


27th April 2017   International News
As the situation in Chechnya continues to be investigated, journalists are now reporting that they have uncovered four more prisons holding men for allegedly being gay, bringing the total number... Read more

26th April 2017   New Zealand Daily News
The longest-serving employee at the New Zealand AIDS Foundation has left the organisation as a result of a restructure. Tony Hughes has left his role of Scientific Director after 32... Read more

24th April 2017   International News
A group of lesbian women have been brutally attacked by allegedly more than 15 men in Portsmouth, England.   The homophobic attack took place outside the Blue Anchor Pub and... Read more

24th April 2017   New Zealand Daily News
A New Zealand professional boxing title has, for the first time, been won by someone from the queer and gender diverse communities. The New Zealand (NZNBF Version) light Heavy Weight... Read more

20th April 2017   International News
Police in Nigeria have arrested 53 young men who were celebrating a same-sex wedding.   Arrested in the northern city of Zaria, the young men, who are mostly students, were... Read more

19th April 2017   International News
A number of Universities in the US are making menstrual products available in men's bathrooms to cater for transgender men on campus. Tampons and pads will be available in both... Read more

19th April 2017   New Zealand Daily News
Nominations for the Rainbow Wellington Board are now open ahead of the annual general meeting in May. The non-profit organisation represents the Human Rights interests of queer and gender diverse... Read more

19th April 2017   International News
The leader of Chechnya has accused international organisations of distorting reality and attempting to blacken the Chechen society and traditions following world reports that gay men in the region are... Read more

18th April 2017   New Zealand Daily News
Queer and gender diverse youth in West Auckland are finding vital support and a safe place to connect thanks to a young changemaker in the community.
 An intern at national... Read more

14th April 2017   New Zealand Daily News
A protest action in Auckland next week will demand the New Zealand Government urges Russia to investigate the detention, torture and death of men perceived to be gay in Chechnya.... Read more