Programme Manager Vacancy

Pan Africa ILGA is hiring a Programme Manager who will be positioned in Johannesburg, South Africa. Application closes on June 26th 2019. * Please note: the advert states that the closing date is Friday the 26th. However, June 26th is a Wednesday.* View the full advert here French Advert available here


COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE: #ABROGATION DE LA DÉCISION RENDUE EN VERTU DE S162 A : TOUS LES ORGANES DE PRESSE DE : ILGA PANAFRICAIN DATE : 24 MAI 2019 ILGA panafricaine reconnaît et soutient les militant.e.s Kenyans qui ont défié.e S162… Ces lois accentuent la stigmatisation entourant l’homosexualité et entretiennent les crimes haineux contre la communauté […]

Rest in Power Binyavanga

PAI expresses its sadness upon hearing the news of the passing of a Literary giant and LGBTIQ+ activist. Binyavamga Wainaina fought for the rights of the LGBTIQ+ person to live in a wolrd devoid of stigma and myths. He lived as an openly gay man in time which was not only unpopular to do so […]

Caster Semenya Press Release

Pan Africa ILGA stands behind the Caster Semenya. The decision by the CAS not only contravenes Semenya’s right to bodily integrity and human dignity but interferes with Semenya’s bodily autonomy. As an organisation, PAI is a Pan African movement that promotes and respects bodily integrity and equal protection of human rights regardless of culture, religion and […]

Welcome to our incoming Advocacy and Communications Officer

Lethabo Mailula is a human rights activist who completed her LLB and LLM at the University of Pretoria. She has used her legal education to furhter thr fight for the recognition and protection of the rights of  marginalised bodies. She is invested in raising the voice of the LBQ in Africa.

Changing Faces, Changing Spaces Conference: CFCS VII Call for abstracts/Appels a propositions CFCS VII

Calling all  activists and advocates for the human rights of African sex workers and LGBTIQ communities including artists and story tellers.  1 week left for submissions of abstracts for  the 7th Changing Faces, Changing Spaces Conference (CFCS VII) which  will be convened from 19th to 21st June 2019. VOICE, VISIBILITY, FREEDOM! The 7th Regional Changing Faces, Changing Spaces Conference (CFCS VII) […]

Global survey: State of funding for global LBQ movements

Dear Activists, Mama Cash and the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice are pleased to launch the State of Funding for LBQ Movements global survey, available in English, Spanish, French, and Russian! There is very little information available on the funding priorities, needs, and challenges of LBQ groups, organizations, and networks. Your participation in this survey will […]

Call to action: Executive Council of the African Union moves towards dismantling the main body tasked with the protection of human rights in Africa

URGENT CALL TO ACTION: The Executive Council of the African Union moves towards dismantling the main body tasked with the protection of human rights in Africa: in a deeply concerning move, the Executive Council of the African Union has questioned and threatened the independence of the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR).    […]

Statement – Burying the “colonial ghost”: India decriminalises homosexuality

Burying the “colonial ghost”: India decriminalises homosexuality  PAI reflects on the groundbreaking victory for the global LGBTI community.   On Thursday the 6th of September, India’s Supreme Court ruled to protect the rights of the world’s second most populous nation and declared the legal ban on homosexuality unconstitutional. The Delhi high court ruled that criminalising homosexuality was a […]