Donor Coordination: The COVID-19 pandemic & LGBTIQ+ communities
18 March 2021
The Equal Rights Coalition Thematic Group on Donor Coordination hosted a webinar on the COVID-19 pandemic & LGBTIQ+ communities: a call for action for government and multilateral donors, with support from the United States Department of State – Bureau for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, and Synergía – Initiatives for Human Rights.
The webinar was a multilateral dialogue on promising practices and existing needs to sustain LGBTIQ+ movements throughout the pandemic and in its aftermath.
Speakers were: Jessica Huber, U.S. Department of State – Office of Global Programming, DRL; Julie Dorf, Council for Global Equality; Cecilia Meirovich, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Argentina – Human Rights Directorate; Cheryl Urban, Global Affairs Canada – Economic Development, Global Issues and Development Branch; Midnight Poonkasetwattana, APCOM; Pepe Onziema, Sexual Minorities Uganda; Dave Scamell, Global Philanthropy Project.