Women's Health and Equal Rights Initiative

Nigeria Country
Africa and the Middle East Region
€ 60,000 Amount
2013 - 2016 Period

Women's Health and Equal Rights provides a platform for the promotion of the well-being and protection of the rights of lesbian, bisexual and other sexual minority women (LBSMW) in Nigeria through advocacy, education, empowerment and psycho-social support. The group works to reduce the effects of homophobia, patriarchy and sexism, and to increase the visibility and participation of LBSMW in Nigeria. The group connects women from around the country through a confidential online platform and peer support groups.