fbpx

Tag: Brazil LGBT

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - After winning several auditions, including for a Madonna video, Aquila Correia was close to realising her dreams in Portugal, after relying on sex work to survive as a transgender migrant. Then...
By Melissa Van Brunnersum, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The Ministry of Human Rights established a National Pact against LGBT-POV (violence against lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transsexuals, and transvestites) last week on Tuesday, May 15th, which aims to combat...
By Melissa Van Brunnersum, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – In the year 2017, Brazil’s free telephone service for human rights violations and domestic violence, “Disque 100” (Dial 100), received a total of 142,666 complaints nationwide. The service is...
By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The largest collective same-sex civil wedding ceremony in the world took place in Rio de Janeiro's Armazém Utopia, on the afternoon of Sunday, November 23rd, according to the Rio...

LATEST NEWS

WEATHER

Rio de Janeiro
moderate rain
24.4 ° C
25.6 °
23 °
83 %
1.5kmh
75 %
Mon
27 °
Tue
28 °
Wed
30 °
Thu
29 °
Fri
26 °
error: Content is protected !!