International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

08 May 2017 -- Ioanna Koutava

17 May is International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia; an occasion observed since 2004, marked with events in more than 130 countries worldwide.

Numerous States, local authorities and International Institutions, such as the European Parliament, recognise the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia; United Nations agencies also hold specific events for the day.

For this occasion, the LGBTQ CERN and the CERN Cinéclub, with the support of the Diversity Office, present the film "The Kids Are Alright" at the CERN Council Chamber. The event requires no registration and is free of admission for all CERN members of personnel.

To find out more, please visit:

Dayagainsthomophobia.org
City of Geneva: 17mai-geneve.ch, Campagne contre l’homophobie et la transphobie: «les mots pour le dire!» (links in French)

Furthermore, the City of Geneva, in the framework of its annual raising awareness campaign, is inviting the artist Paul Harfleet and accommodating “The Pansy Project”.