Taiwan’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage in May 2017 commanded international attention, particularly due to its being one of the first Asian countries to do so.
I made a list of countries in the Asian continent and researched and reached out to at least one LGBTQ activist, organization, or community member in each/
Astana, 17 May 2017 – On May 17th, 2017, we mark the annual International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT). On this day we express our support for, and solidarity with, the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities in Kazakhstan.
On March, 1, we have launched Kok.team – informational and analytical web portal about gays, lesbians and bisexuals in Kazakhstan. This independent platform is to publish articles dedicated to gays, lesbians, bisexuals and issues they face in their everyday lives, and relevant researches.