Another 5 projects supported by PlanetRomeo Foundation, amounting to a total of € 13,500 donated! Sarajevski Otvoreni Centar in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Maan Foundation in India, Q Alternatywie in Poland, Bilitis Resource Centre in Slovenia and Bulgarian organization LEGEBITRA all were granted contributions. Please visit the Supported Projects section and find out more.
Tanzania, Uganda, Turkey, France/South Africa and Switzerland. In these countries 5 new projects are supported by PlanetRomeo Foundation for a total of € 15,230. Tanzanian organization Sisi Kwa Sisi will organize human rights and gender equality workshops for which they receive a donation of € 4,000. Sexual Minorities Uganda is supported with an amount of € 4,985 for sensitizing the Ugandese media on LGBT issues. Sexual discrimination and gender identity are the main themes of a workshop by the Turkish Medical Students’ International Committee. PlanetRomeo Foundation supports this initiative with a donation of € 675. French organization Les Dégommeuses receives a donation of € 4,070 for a documentary film on South African lesbian women of the Thokozani Football Club in the Umlazi township in Durban. Transgender Network Switzerland will hold its first annual conference in September 2013 for which the Foundation supports them with an amount of € 1,500. Find out more about these projects in our Supported Projects section.
The board of PlanetRomeo Foundation had its last 2012 meeting on Monday and is quite proud to present to you its 2012 round-up: 21 projects supported in 18 different countries, amounting to € 70,747 donated! Find out more about these projects.
Today PlanetRomeo Foundation launches its brand new website. We hope you like it! Here you can find out more about the projects we support. You can also learn more about the vision and mission of the Foundation and its funding strategy and policy. If you care about our work, we would also like to invite you to make a donation which will enable us to expand our work. You can also like us on Facebook!
In their most recent board meeting the Foundation board decided to support 3 projects: Cuban organization El Observatorio de los Derechos LGBT (OBCUD), LiGA in Ukraine and the Russian LåGBT Sports Federation were awarded with grants for a total of 9,625 euro. For more information please visit Supported projects.