It has long been suspected that LGBT discrimination stifles innovation, curbs economic growth and locks people into the devastating cycle of extreme poverty. A new report proves it.
Tag archives for LGBT Global Development Partnership
USAID leads on LGBT Inclusivity: Sharing Best Practices with the Private Sector and NGOs
USAID has made bold institutional changes to policies, operations, and programming to advance the human rights of LGBT people abroad. Read more >>
Taking Our New Model of LGBT Inclusive Development to UNGA
An important part of this year’s UNGA agenda is inclusive development efforts to ensure equal access to foreign aid and the protection of the human rights of one of the world’s most vulnerable populations – lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. Read more >>
Empowering LGBTI people in Colombia to Advocate for Their Own Rights
USAID Senior Advisor of Office of Innovation and Development Alliances shares her recent visits to Colombia, where she witnessed how USAID is supporting the LGBTI populations in the region so they can advocate for their own rights. Read more >>
USAID in the News
A review of USAID’s top news highlights for week of April 8, 2013. Read more >>
Building A More Tolerant, Inclusive World
The challenges that USAID addresses – global health, access to food and water, education, and economic growth – cannot be fully met unless we are honoring basic human rights.
Accelerating Progress with LGBT Global Development Partnership
USAID and partners created the LGBT Global Development Partnership to further LGBT equality in developing and emerging market countries. Read more >>