SASOD and GEF Launch Public Policy Advocacy Programme for Civil Society Trainers

The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) in partnership with the Guyana Equality Forum (GEF) with the support from the European Union (EU) and the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice on Wednesday, October 19 launched the final installment of a three-part training series as part of the Guyanese Vulnerable Communities Capacities Strengthening Project.

SASOD presents “Butches & Barbies” Costume Ball this Saturday October 22!

The Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) is hosting its highly anticipated “Butches & Barbies” Costume Ball this Saturday, October 22, at the Tower Suites Hotel on Main Street, Georgetown.

Minister Amna Ally pledges to be driving force to end discrimination against LGBT persons

As part of its 2016 advocacy engagements with the Government of Guyana, Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) met with Government’s Chief Whip and Minister of Social Cohesion, Honourable Amna Ally, M.P. at her Ministry of the Presidency office on Friday last.

GEF Holds Second Annual Sunday Fun Day for International Day of Peace

The Guyana Equality Forum (GEF) on Sunday last commemorated International Day of Peace with their second annual “Peace Day Sunday Fun Day” in which five teams from various civil society and youth groups competed in eighteen activities, including novelty games and sports.

SASOD commemorates World Suicide Prevention Day with Candlelight Vigil for LGBT Guyanese

Commemorating World Suicide Prevention Day 2016 on Saturday September 10, the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) held a candlelight vigil as part of a countrywide initiative organized by a group of civil societies led by The Caribbean Voice (TCV) for anti-violence activism, “Voices Against Violence” in support of the international theme “Connect, Communicate, Care.”

SASOD Engages in Three Days of Activities for Youth Day

On the eve of International Youth Day, Thursday August 11, the Society Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination (SASOD) hosted a Youth Empowerment Session for 20 young people at their Charlotte Street office in Georgetown. The half-day session which was facilitated by renowned Guyanese motivational speaker and personal development coach Dr.