The United Nations has called for action in a new campaign against homophobia and transphobia in the Pacific Islands. Currently there are 77 countries where it is illegal to engage in any sexual activity with a person of the same sex. Eight of these countries are Pacific nations.
August 14 / Pacific Scoop
Issues and Countries: Human Rights, Protection and Safety, Health and Well Being, Discrimination and Equality, Society Culture and Religion, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Transgender and Intersex Issues, Cook Islands