Campaigns, Advocacy & Activism

To see our latest Campaign, Advocacy & Activism news, click on the relevant post category to the left.

In recent years there has been an upsurge in local and global LGBTI campaigns.  With Social Media and global attitudes changing, now is the time to make a difference!

Some People Are Gay.  Get Over It.

Batho ba bangwe ke digay, ka jaalo, tswa mo go tsona

Botswana Against Homophobia

Our Botswana Against Homophobia Facebook Group has over 1000 members and allows us to reach all sections of Botswana Society in the fight against homophobia.

Botswana Speaks!

The Government recently launched Botswana Speaks! to enable citizens to engage and share opinions with our Nation’s leaders and Citizens.

International Campaigns

All Out

The members of AllOut.org – gay and straight, bi and transgender – are building a world where we can all live freely and be embraced for who we are.  Join the movement on Facebook and on their Website.

Change.Org

Change.org is an international petition platform allowing supporters to virtually sign petitions, and for activists to start petitions.  There are are a number of LGBTI petitions already running that you can sign.

NO H8 Campaign

The NOH8 Campaign started in California and is a charitable organization whose mission is to promote marriage, gender and human equality through education, advocacy, social media, and visual protest.  They were recently present at Cape Town Pride.  Check them our on Facebook and their Website.

Born This Way Foundation

The Born This Way Foundation is led by Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta.  It was founded in 2011 to foster a more accepting society, where differences are embraced and individuality is celebrated.  The Foundation is dedicated to creating a safe community that helps connect young people with the skills and opportunities they need to build a kinder, braver world.  They  and thier followes believe that everyone has the right to feel safe, to be empowered and to make a difference in the world. Together, we will move towards acceptance, bravery and love.

IDAHOT

Participate in International Day Against Homophobia & Trasphobia.  Check Facebook for details and our Events Page.