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Saturday 28 May 2016

 The future is bright
Posted in: Community  12th May 2016
Aych McArdle is a tireless community worker and a familiar face in the LGBTI communities. We chat to them as they prepare to head to Geneva for a Human Rights Defenders programme.

 The birth of the Wellington Binder Exchange
Posted in: Community  9th April 2016
Launching this week and we chat to Coordinator of the exchange, Charles Prout about transitioning and the importance of community exchange.

 The land of birds
Posted in: Community  12th March 2016
Executive Director of ILGA, Renalto Sabbadini delivered a beautiful speech this week at the opening of the ILGA Oceania Proud Health and Human Rights Conference. We thought we would share his words with you.

 The beautiful sounds of Ladyfruit
Posted in: Community  7th March 2016
Wellingtonians are in for a treat this year, with Te Kahureremoa Taumata aka Ladyfruit performing for her third time at the Out in the Park fair.

 Stephen Bowness: One final bow
Posted in: Community  23rd February 2016
Having sung in cathedral choirs from the age of ten, joining the GALS choir before the turn of the new millennium, Stephen Bowness has taken to the stage to conduct his last show with the group.

 Pronouns and video games
Posted in: Community  10th February 2016
From their first introduction to the Legacy Project in 2014, encouraged by friend Joni to audition for an acting position, Iana Grace is back again, this time as writer of The Pronoun Game.

 GLBTI lives: Hahna Briggs
Posted in: Community  18th January 2016
For Queer Support Coordinator at Otago University, Hahna Briggs, coming out and giving back to the community has been a journey that has brought clarity and a passion for change.

 Glbti lives: Allyson Hamblett
Posted in: Community  13th January 2016
Transgender rights advocate Allyson Hamblett is next in line for our summer series profiling our great LGBTI community leaders and change-makers around the country.

 GLBTI lives: Toni Duder
Posted in: Community  9th January 2016
Toni Duder is one of our great young community change-makers, especially through her role as the RainbowYOUTH Communications Manager.

 GLBTI Lives: Grant Robertson
Posted in: Community  8th January 2016
Rainbow Labour MP Grant Robertson is the next up for our series profiling people who have been positively influencing the way we glbti people live our lives.

 Glbti lives: Helen Jacobi
Posted in: Community  4th January 2016
In this summer series profiling LGBTI community advocates and change makers, we chat to ally of the LGBTI community: Rev Helen Jacobi, Vicar of St Matthew-in-the-City.

 Glbti lives: Urzila Carlson and coming out
Posted in: Community  31st December 2015
New Zealand’s favourite lesbian comedian Urzila Carlson gives us the low-down on coming out and her plan to take over the world.

 Journeys through life: Joanna's story
Posted in: Community  25th December 2015
Joannas life has involved remarkable journeys and that wealth of life experience is at the core of a theatre show being prepared for Ak Pride

 Proud To Play is underway
Posted in: Community  6th November 2015
In three months' time Auckland will host its biggest ever glbti multi-sports event and the preparations are going well with eleven sports green-lighted and other organisational aspects falling into place.

 Meet the candidates
Posted in: Community, HIV  22nd October 2015
Four candidates are up for a vacancy on the NZ AIDS Foundation board... here's where you can get to know Tawhanga Nopera, Jason Myers, James Hudson and Jason Cooper.