PlanetRomeo Foundation

2016

Tuzla Open Centre

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tuzla Open Centre is based in Tuzla, Bosnia-Herzegovina. It is also the first officially registered organization dedicated to equal rights of LGBTI people in that region. Tuzla Open Centrew wants to empower the local, young LGBTI community through...

Ukraine United Tolerant People

Ukraine

Ukraine United Tolerant People is an organization in the Ukraine, founded in 2015. Their main aim is to promote equal rights and oppose discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. PlanetRomeo Foundation funding will enable them...

Right Side NGO

Armenia

Right Side NGO, based in Armenia, is the first organization that focuses on transgender issues in that country. Right Side was founded in January 2016, with the intent to make Armenia a better place for its marginalized and invisible trans* citizens...

‘Anonymous’ project

East Africa

A project in East Africa received a € 2,000 grant. We can’t reveal the exact name or location of this project because it might put the organization or its participants at risk. PlanetRomeo Foundation funding has been used to expand a shelter to...

NEXUS Youth Network

Indonesia

NEXUS Youth Network is a community-based organization in Semarang, Indonesia. Through education and assistance, they want to empower LGBTI people in Semarang. Our funding will enable NYN to establish a badminton club for the community, thus...

Mawjoudin

Tunisia

L’initiative Mawjoudin pour L’égalité was founded in 2014 by a group of young activists, feminists and LGB persons. Mawjoudin works together with other groups, to advocate the rights of the LGBTIQ community and to fight against the...

Mayak

Russia

Lighthouse Far East Public LGBT Movement ‘Mayak’ aims to protect human rights and fight discrimination of LGBT people, as well as to provide them social, psychological and educational support. Based in Vladivostok, the Far East of...

Humanity First Cameroon

Cameroon

Humanity First Cameroon’s mission is to promote LGBTI rights by conducting educational activities, observing human rights violations of LGBTIs and advocating the rights of sexual minorities. In Cameroon, both male and female same-sex sexual...

OGERA

Uganda

Organization for Gender Empowerment and Rights Advocacy (OGERA) aims to create awareness on health and human rights of lesbian, bisexual and trans* (LBT) women, women who have sex with women (WSW), and refugee sex workers. As a result of the anti...

Solidarity Foundation

India

Solidarity Foundation aims to strengthen community leadership among sexual minorities and sex workers, who live in small towns and villages surrounding Bangalore, India. Also, they advocate their cause to policy and opinion makers, and media. With...