SASOD launches Cine campaign to erode discrimination against LGBT

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SASOD yesterday launched its Cine Campaign, which it hopes will erode phobias towards the LGBT community, thereby curtailing the stigma attached to such persons and encouraging them to seek critical services, particularly health, they usually shy away from out of fear.

The launch was hosted by the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) at Moray House on Camp Street yesterday, and was planned to coincide with International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), which is observed on May 17 annually.

The Cine Campaign will seek to combine social media with film technology in its endeavours. The intent is to mobilise support for the Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgendered (LGBT) community by encouraging persons who belong to the community, and those who are not part of the community but are interested in lending their hand towards the …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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