St. Paul's Foundation

For International Reconciliation

Working to create a world where all people are treated with respect and dignity without regard to their sexual orientation or gender identity.

About Our Work

SPF currently works with media initiatives in Africa and the Caribbean to support the publication and distribution of news articles, podcasts, videos, features and commentaries to advance LGBTI visibility and equality.

Recent stories from our partners

Frank Mugisha, executive director of Sexual Minorities Uganda, or SMUG. (Photo courtesy of Fortune Magazine)

Uganda: Protests greet shutdown of LGBTI rights event

“We will not be intimidated,” Ugandan LGBTI leader Frank Mugisha said in response to the May 17 shutdown of the ...
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Young participant at Coming Out's rally for LGBT* rights holds a sign that states "Let's Live in Peace." (Photo courtesy of Coming Out)

Russia: 150 attend LGBT rally despite hurdles and bans

The Russian LGBT+ rights group Coming Out succeeded in holding its 10th annual celebration of the International Day Against Homophobia ...
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Banner for 2018's International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

IDAHOT day: Festivities but homophobic hate too

Celebrations, awards and inspiring statements marked today’s International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia in many countries, although opponents in Uganda, ...
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