Mission : LGBTI rights promotion and advocacy, to eradicate all kinds of stigma and discrimination against LGBTI community
To have an equal Rwandan society in terms of human rights
To benefit to the Rwandan LGBTI community a social welfare as other population do.
Area of work:
promoting human rights and fighting injustice against Rwandan LGBTI community and its members social welfare.
Research: Stakeholders and institutions at the national levels are committed into decision-making and lobbying to promote and protect LGBT rights. Conducting research on how the diverse Rwandan contexts affect the LGBT people’s lives; Providing and facilitating access to para-legal services for LGBT people but also, through publications, guides, reports, infographics, etc. sharing information about LGBT people lived realities.
: Community leaders and LGBT local groups are actively participating in changing behaviors and perceptions towards sexual orientation, gender identity and expression within their respective communities. We are using our publications, campaigns and calls to actions to raise awareness on different issues related to LGBT people lived realties and we use the collected data and evidence to create user-friendly, engaging advocacy materials
Capacity building: Our partners are duly equipped/supported to effectively partner with us towards our vision while benefiting from the spaces and resources we facilitate. We are supporting community empowerment, personal and professional development through technical assistance and enganging with various forms of capacity building.
REFERS COMMUNITY TO FRENDLY HEALTH CENTER
PEER EDUCATION AND COUNSELING
CONDOM AND LUBRICANTS
HOSTING OF SAFE SEX WORKSHOPS
OPENING FORUM DISCUSSIONS
Co-fighter against the criminalizing law aborted in 2011
National Consultation of human rights with the defenders of rights and institutions working in the field of right.
National consultation of human rights with media
Radio programs series with media actors and parents trained
Training and dialogue series of human rights inter some members of the Rwandan LGBTI community and their parents(relatives) / members of families
Security and protection workshops with LGBTI members
Program of peer education in the field of fight against the HIV
Research on Rwandan LGBTI lives
LGBTI human rights violation cases documentation
Capacity building programs within Rwandan LGBTI community since 2013-2016
My Right Alliance is an organization based in Kigali ,Rwanda, MRA advocates for the protection and promotion of human rights of lesbian, gay ,bisexual and transgender.
Jean Claude Uwihoreye +250783778891