Wednesday, May 3, 2006

Our Affiliations

Our Networks

The Philippine LGBT Student Organizations Network -

TLF Share Collective – a Filipino gay men’s community-based non-government organization that promotes human rights of gay men and provides HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infection (STI) prevention services to men who have sex with men (MSM). TLF Believes that the empowerment of Filipino gay men, and the lesbians, gays, bisexuals and trans-genders (LGBT) community in general, is central to the prevention of HIV transmission among Filipino MSM. The organization seeks to promote the acceptance of gay men, respect for their lives, and the aware ness of their continuing contributions to Philippine history and society.

            Task Force Pride (TFP) Philippines –is a coalition of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender organizations and their supporters that initiate and organize events that will create opportunities for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgenders to work together in an atmosphere of friendly cooperation. It organizes the annual Pride Month held every June The yearly Pride March seeks to raise public awareness on the issues and concerns faced by LGBTs such as religious persecution, discrimination in the work place, family rejection and negative media stereotyping, among others. It also provides LGBTs the space and opportunity to celebrate their existence and to continue building community solidarity.

Lesbian and Gay Legislative Advocacy Network (Lagablab) Philippines – envisions a society free from discrimination particularly those based on gender and sexual orientation. It is dedicated to lobby for laws that promote and protect the rights of gays and lesbians and raise public awareness on the said issues.

Asia-Pacific Rainbow – An international organization that provides lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgenders, intersexuals, queers and questioning people (LGBTIQ) a forum for exchanging ideas, discussion, and announcements on relevant items in the Asia-Pacific region and diasporas.

  The Reproductive Health and Gender Advocates (RH AGENDA) Movement is an alliance of progressive student councils, organizations, and individuals representing thousands of students of the University of the Philippines. RH AGENDA supports the empowerment of the marginalized and oppressed in gender issues such as the women and the LGBT community and, more urgently, the campaign for the passage of a policy promoting responsible and rights-based reproductive health in the country.

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