The International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) is a day dedicated to raising awareness of the discrimination, prejudice, and violence experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals worldwide. Today we use the opportunity to promote tolerance, understanding, and acceptance of the LGBT community while advocating for equal rights and protections for all individuals regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

Diversity should be celebrated rather than a being a source of division. When people come together in their diversity, bringing their unique perspectives, experiences, and talents, they can enrich each other’s lives and contribute to the betterment of society as a whole. We may have different identities but we share a common humanity. There is a need to appreciate and respect the differences among us and by embracing diversity and unity, we can harness the collective strengths and potential of all individuals, creating a more inclusive and equitable world.  We are stronger together when we value and embrace our differences, work towards understanding, and striving to achieve equality and justice for all.


#happyidahobit #idahobit #may17

Published by cdlcnigeria

A Non-governmental organization established in 2016. We aim to contribute to improve the lives of Transgender persons in Nigeria through strong activism and advocacy.

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