In countries around the world, LGBTQI+ people face violence and oppression simply because of who they love or who they are. We help them get to safety.
2021 Annual Report
Rainbow Railroad’s 2021 Annual Report analyzes the issues being faced by LGBTQI+ people globally through the lens of the data Rainbow Railroad has collected over the course of 2021.
STATEMENT: Response to the Shutdown of Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG)
Rainbow Railroad strongly condemns the Government of Uganda’s decision to suspend the activities of national LGBTQI+ umbrella organization Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) last week.
Rainbow Railroad Granted Intervener Status at Supreme Court of Canada
Rainbow Railroad was granted Intervener status in the upcoming Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement appeal at the Supreme Court of Canada. This marks the first time in the organization’s history (founded in 2006) that it will appear in front of the nation’s highest court.
UK-Rwanda Asylum Deal puts LGBTQI+ Lives at Risk
Rainbow Railroad is deeply concerned about the UK government’s proposed policy to send asylum seekers to Rwanda. Read this post to learn more about how the policy impacts LGBTQI+ asylum seekers.
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