Global LGBTI Business Week
Understanding LGBTI Exclusion
In Mexico, Amnesty International documents the story of a gay Honduran asylum-seeker forced to flee his country due to attacks that nearly took his life. Throughout Central America, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) shows that the average age of a transgender woman is 35 years old due to rampant violence. In Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Honduras, and Mexico, OutRight Action International finds pervasive stigma against lesbian and bisexual women in the hiring process.