PlanetRomeo Foundation

Youth workshop in Sri Lanka

EQUAL GROUND in Sri Lanka organized a 2-day residential workshop, bringing 20 youth organization representatives - both LGBTIQ and straight - together in the fight for equal rights.

Burundi brochure

In Burundi, same-sex sexual activity is still criminalized. As part of its LGBT Human Rights Education program, Moulin des Libertés (MOLI) developed the first brochure on human rights related to sexual orientation...

Russian Trans Advance

As part of their Trans Advance project, FtM Phoenix Group co-organized several activities. A film festival, called Side by Side, was held in Krasnodar, the southwest of Russia. Also the Summer Trans Camp was held...

Safe space in Mauritius

In Mauritius, Young Queer Alliance has set up a Safety Centre for young LGBTQIA and Trans* people. The centre acts as an emergency shelter, office and meeting space - a true all-under-one-roof facility.

LGBTI leadership trainings

HODSAS in D.R. Congo recently organized a second peer educator training session on communication techniques and human rights, in which 20 LGBTIs participated. In total, HODSAS now has 40 peer educators/LGBTI...

Annual report 2015

PlanetRomeo Foundation today publishes its Annual Report 2015. In 2015, a total of € 143,631 was funded to 34 LGBTI projects around the world, almost 50% more as compared to 2014.

Helpline for LGBTI teenagers

Lighthouse NGO in Ukraine set up a telephone helpline to counsel LGBTI teens. To promote their helpline, they advertise online and on huge billboards in several metro stations.

African LGBT refugees in Europe

LGBTQI refugees in Europe

George Reginald Freeman is the director of Pride Equality International and a former refugee who fled from Sierra Leone to Europe. He initiated the project Why Me to increase solidarity amongst African LGBTQI asylum...

Dialogues on schools about trangenders in Pakistan

Dignity dialogues in Pakistan

Our funding enables Forum for Dignity Initiatives to organize six dialogues between transgender women and high school students in Pakistan.

Awareness on bisexuality

Triumph Bi East Africa organized learning and training workshops in Uganda aiming at creating awareness and changing attitudes of the general community as well as lesbians, gays and transgender people towards bisexuals.

LGBT shelter in Ukraine

Insight Ukraine

Marina and Marina had to flee from Donetsk, located in Eastern Ukraine. When they arrived in Kiev, Insight was able to shelter them.

PlanetRomeo Foundation in 2015 and our wishes for 2016

We look back on 2015 with pride. With our donator’s support we gave in total, an astonishing €143,631 to 34 LGBTI projects around the world. Compared to 2014, we’ve almost funded 50% more! This makes the Foundation...

PlanetRomeo introduces the Gay Happiness Index

PLANETROMEO, main supporter of PlanetRomeo Foundation presents the first ever Gay Happiness Index on the occasion of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), May 17.

5 new projects funded in Q3, 2014

5 new projects were funded in the 3rd quarter of 2014 by PlanetRomeo Foundation, contributing to our common goal: a world in which LGBT people enjoy equal rights, opportunities and respect.

LGBT* Festival Kreivės

On August 21, the Vilnius LGBT* festival Kreivės opens at the Skalvija film centre in the Lithuanian capital.

Thokozani Football Club documentary

On Thursday June 5th, the documentary film Thokozani Football Club: Team Spirit will be screened for the first time in Europe. The film, directed by Thembela Dick, features the Thokozani soccer team consisting of 21...