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Amman: Although Jordan is one of the few Arab states to have decriminalized same-sex relations, anti-gay discrimination and harassment remain common in the conservative desert kingdom. 427 more words
Vietnam: A series of events dedicated to the local LGBT community and to help raise awareness of sexual diversity is scheduled to take place in August. 416 more words
United Nations: The United Nations can only send a clear message on equal rights when its top agencies stop adopting anti-gay resolutions and stop promoting those who kill, persecute and criminalize gay people, says UN Watch, a human rights organization. 411 more words
International: The internet has become a pivotal tool towards advancing equality rights where LGBTs in Asia battle discrimination in the workplace and other longstanding misconceptions that leave them financially disadvantaged, says the regional director for the world’s largest online outsourcing company. 398 more words
Manila: The United States Embassy in the Philippines has officially celebrated LGBT Pride Month with a reception hosted by its residing ambassador to celebrate equality. 329 more words
Jakarta: The National Report on the LGBT Community Dialogue has documented widespread instances of abuse, discrimination and rights violations.
The report was launched on June 17 and while presenting it, prominent gay rights activist Dede Oetomo, said. 342 more words