South Africa still hasn’t won LGBTQ+ equality. Here are 5 reasons why

This article is brought to you thanks to the strategic cooperation of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Rivonia Pillay, Civil Engineer Candidate, Department of Water and Sanitation of South Africa In the fight for LGBTQ+ rights on the African continent, South Africa leads the way for marriage equality and legal protection against discrimination. In fact […]

Open, inclusive and diverse cities are better for business and economic growth

This article is brought to you thanks to the strategic cooperation of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum. Author: Ruth Hickin, Partner Engagement Specialist, Global Leadership Fellow, World Economic Forum Equal rights are not just a moral imperative. They are an economic one. Open for Business, a coalition of global companies advocating for LGBTQ rights, recently published […]

Celebrate love, strengthen partnerships to end AIDS epidemic by 2030 says UN agency

This article is brought to you in association with the United Nations. Marking the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the United Nations is calling for strengthened partnerships to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people and their families.   “Stigma, discrimination and social and physical violence against sexual and gender minorities prevents […]