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Being and Becoming Advocates: SRHR Inclusion Project (B.B.A) 1.0

The Initiative For Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) has successfully concluded the “Being and Becoming Advocates: SRHR Inclusion Project,” a transformative four-month initiative supported by HIVOS (Welead). The project targeted young LBQTI rightsholders in Nigeria’s South-South zone, with the aim of empowering them to champion their own sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR). …

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Being and Becoming Advocates Project (B.B.A) 2.0

The Initiative for Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) has successfully completed the “Being and Becoming Advocates Project 2.0,” aimed at empowering LBQTI individuals in Nigeria’s South-South and North-Central regions. This four-month initiative focused on enhancing advocacy, sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR), and legal awareness among LBQTI rightsholders and healthcare facility heads. Objectives …

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Experiencing IDAHOBIT as an LBQTI individual living in Nigeria

Every year, for the past 20 years, IDAHOBIT, which stands for the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexism, and Transphobia, has been observed across the globe by members of the LBQTI+ community. This year, under the theme “NO ONE LEFT BEHIND: EQUALITY, FREEDOM, AND JUSTICE FOR ALL,” we come together to raise awareness of the …

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INVISIBLE VICTIMS: SEXUAL ASSAULT IN NIGERIA’S LBQTI COMMUNITY

Written by Victory Wekulom Regardless of the growth and progress in LBQTI+ rights globally, Nigeria remains one of the challenging countries for persons within the community. They face discrimination, persecution, and legal restrictions, which constitute significant barriers to their safety and well-being. Within this complex environment, one problem is prevalent: the sexual assault against LBQTI …

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Call for focal persons

Introduction: The Initiative for Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) is excited to announce the launch of a new economic empowerment program specifically designed for LBQTI individuals in Nigeria. As part of this initiative, we are calling for dedicated individuals to step forward as focal persons in Edo, and Rivers State. This is your …

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We are hiring: Executive Assistant.

Location: uyo, Nigeria Organization: Initiative for Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) About IGE-SRH: IGE-SRH is a youth-led sub-national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of LBQTI individuals who have faced discrimination and exclusion due to their sexual orientation, gender identity, expression, and sexual characteristics. Our mission is to enhance the knowledge, skills, …

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We are hiring: Finance Assistant. 

Location: uyo, Nigeria Organization: Initiative for Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) About IGE-SRH: IGE-SRH is a youth-led sub-national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of LBQTI individuals who have faced discrimination and exclusion due to their sexual orientation, gender identity, expression, and sexual characteristics. Our mission is to enhance the knowledge, skills, …

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Call for Policy Consultant: Comprehensive Policy Analysis on LBQTI Inclusion

Background: Initiative for Gender Equality and Sexual Reproductive Health (IGE-SRH) is seeking a highly skilled and experienced policy consultant to undertake a critical analysis of the National Policy on the Health and Development of Adolescent and Young People in Nigeria. This project aims to identify key gaps and areas for improvement with a focus on …

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