LGBT+ inclusion in Rotary

LGBT+ inclusion in Rotary

LGBT+ inclusion in Rotary As I have started to share my ideas, opinions and stories about LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and gender diverse, queer, and questioning) inclusion in Rotary, I have heard so many of our leaders say to me: “We’re a really decent...
Pride, Respect, Equality

Pride, Respect, Equality

The Victorian State Government in Australia launched a new campaign to highlight the importance of family support in preventing all forms of family violence and abuse against LGBT+ people. #PrideRespectEquality There is some really great research and resources...
3º Happy Hour em Português

3º Happy Hour em Português

Junte / Join A terceira edição do Happy Hour em português da Rotary LGBT+ Fellowship, em conjunto à Grupos Independentes de Diversidade, está chegando dessa vez com o Tema: Lockdown – Trancade em Casa e no Armário “A felicidade não entra em portas...
Don’t stay silent – social media pack

Don’t stay silent – social media pack

When you hear that comment and it just doesn’t feel right take these three simple actions: Edit, Echo, Educate. Share these images on your club’s social media today and remind your community that Rotary is welcoming and open to...

Webinar: LGBT+ inclusion 101

The aim of this webinar is to provide you with an overall understanding of why LGBT+ inclusion is important to Rotary. The session will provide a level of comfort around terminology, explore challenges often faced by LGBT+ communities and provide awareness on the...

What is intersectionality

Intersectionality refers to the ways in which different aspects of a person’s identity can expose them to overlapping forms of discrimination and marginalisation. Aspects of a person’s identity can include all social characteristics listed as personal...

Celebrating Trans Awareness Week: Wen’s story

https://youtu.be/yp8W4qp-9uQ 一、Preface I met Wen-Yue through Rotary services a few years ago. What’s more special is that I accompany her to go through the second half of her new life. It is a very special life experience for both me and her and thence we develop a...

Celebrating trans awareness week: Claire’s story

https://youtu.be/uCI0X7MhfFg My name is Claire Slingerland. I am a Trans woman from the Netherlands. All my life I have been struggling with my feelings. I didn’t dare come out of the closet as I feared losing my family and my profession. But, at some point, I...

Celebrating Trans Awareness Week: Pedro’s story

https://youtu.be/tMWsD-0tSAA I believe that Rotary is a reflection of society, so it is difficult to dream of a very diverse Rotary in Brazil, since our country is in 1st place in the world ranking of LGBTphobic attacks. For the last 2 years, more and more Brazilian...