A ground-breaking new UN agreement on global development goals has been stripped of language supporting the rights of LGBTI people. Efforts to include LGBTI people have been thwarted. Ambassador Usman Sarki of Nigeria demanded that the agreement be “cleaned” of references to LGBTI equality.
August 5 / MambaOnline
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