Lietuvos gėjų lyga (LGL)

Mayor of Jamaican capital to speak at Pride event

The mayor of the Jamaican capital on Friday said she has “a responsibility” to represent all of her city’s residents, including those who are LGBT.“I come from the point of view that I, as mayor, have a responsibility to all the individuals of Kingston,” Angela Brown-Burke told the Washington Blade during a telephone interview. Brown-Burke,

Joint Statement: recent attacks on LGBTI people in Turkey

IGLYO, ILGA-Europe, ICRSE, SWAN & TGEU have written to the Turkish government to express their grave concern about the lack of a political response over recent attacks, discriminatory treatment and incitement to violence against lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people in Turkey. In particular, the groups denounce the ill-treatment Kemal Ördek, co-founder of the Red

‘I can start!’

After only two weeks our new volunteer Annemarie left the National LGBT Rights Organization LGL – but only to return full of ideas for the following ten months of her European Volunteer Service (EVS).Where she came up with the new project ideas for the LGL community? At her on-arrival training in Anupriškės. What she experienced

Lithuanian Gay League (LGL)

Lithuanian Gay League (LGL) is a non-profit, non-governmental advocacy organisation for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Lithuania. LGL fights against homo-, bi- and transphobia and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in Lithuania. Established in 1993, LGL is the oldest NGO in Lithuania dedicated to LGBT rights.