Unequal in Exile: Gender Equality, Sexual Identity and Refugee Status

Promoting gender equality as well as equal rights for sexual minorities has been problematic even in the most advanced of countries.  [T]he very idea of gender equality, let alone protection [for refugees] under the law for sexual minorities, is elusive, unrealistic, and potentially risky.

Dale Buscher, senior director for programs, writes about issues faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered and intersex refugees and the responsibilities of the international community to protect this marginalized group.

  • Modified: Thursday, June 04, 2015
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