Friday, April 19, 2019

Bahamas Organisation Of LGBTI Affairs Formed


By KHRISNA RUSSELL
Deputy Chief Reporter
krussell@tribunemedia.net

THE local lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex community has taken another step toward formalising a means of public sensitization and education through the formation of the Bahamas Organisation of LGBTI Affairs.

Pointing to the influx of Bahamian LGBTI people to Canada, spokeswoman Alexus D’Marco said there is a need now more than ever for a formal office as a means of advocacy against stigma for the community.

The Bahamas also needs structure in order to have a seat at the table at respective regional levels, Ms D’Marco told The Tribune.  Read more >>