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January 2022 Newsletter

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InterPride January 2022 Newsletter

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Global Concert

Saturday, March 19, 2022 | Starting at 2:00 PM PST | 5:00 PM EST | 9:00 PM GMT. Join us in solidarity to help raise funds to support the global LGBTQIA+ community for approximately 90 minutes of fun-filled entertainment and inspirational stories. Click here to learn more.

Happy Socks Raffle!

Happy Socks join Art of Sole — a lifestyle brand dedicated to exclusive and artistic sneaker designs — to create two unique shoes inspired by the colors of the rainbow Pride flag. Learn more and enter the raffle here.

Upcoming Important Dates:

  • Find events this month on the Pride Calendar
  • NERP (Region 6) Conference hosted by Allentown, PA, USA, Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center. March 10–13, 2022
  • Canada Pride 2022 hosted by Winnipeg, Canada: May 27 — June 5, 2022
  • UK Pride 2022 hosted by Northern Pride: July 22–24, 2022
  • EuroPride 2022 in Belgrade, Serbia: September 12–18, 2022
  • InterPride General Meeting & World Conference 2022 hosted by Guadalajara Pride: October 27–30, 2022
  • WorldPride 2023 hosted in Sydney, Australia: February 17 — March 5, 2023
  • EuroPride 2023 hosted in Valletta, Malta: September 7–17, 2023
  • UK Pride 2023 hosted by Weston-super-Mare Pride: (Dates TBD, 2023)
  • EuroPride 2024 hosted in Thessaloniki, Greece: August 2024

Donor Circle & Partnership Opportunities

Are you interested in our Donor Circle or Partnership Opportunities? Reach out, and we can discuss these very exciting programs with you!

Questions about our programs? Please feel free to email donate@interpride.org.

Donate to InterPride

Generational Racism Webinar

A multigenerational discussion about systemic racism within queer spaces: the hope is that by having these discussions, we weed out divisive tactics from the larger society that occasionally filters into our smaller marginalized community. This is an effort to evolve, learn, and validate lived experiences to better prepare for advocacy and activism. Register here.

Pride Is A Protest | Closed Viewing Documentary

InterPride is proud to showcase a complimentary live documentary screening, “Pride Is A Protest.” We are joined by the creators of this documentary and will stream the film LIVE during the session. Registration is required. Two viewing opportunities are offered on Sunday, January 23, 2022:

Register for 8:00 AM GMT here
Register for 8:00 PM GMT here

Have your say on the 2023 WorldPride Human Rights Conference

Thank you to everyone across the world who has taken the Sydney WorldPride Human Rights Conference survey so far.

If you still haven’t already done so, now’s your chance to let Sydney know: What would make the Conference engaging and empowering for you and our communities? Which subjects are important to address? Click here to let them know!

Making Sydney WorldPride accessible and inclusive

Sydney WorldPride 2023 wants to be as accessible and inclusive as possible. With that goal, they are developing a Disability Inclusion Action Plan.

They value the expertise and lived experiences of members of our communities. Visit the link below to take a brief survey that will help guide their Action Plan. You can also express your interest in joining their Disability Working Group. Click Here to learn more.

InterPod by InterPride Podcast

The InterPride podcast series, InterPod, is proud to launch our 5th episode, Looking Back: The Fight Continues. The LGBTQIA+ community has come a long way in the fight for acceptance. Our voices matter and will be heard. Many of our LGBTQIA+ community members have fought for decades for the right to be seen and heard. Our history as a community is so important to recognize the struggles of those before us. Want to hear new episodes monthly? Subscribe here!

USAP News

U.S. Association of Prides announces postponement of the national conference scheduled in January. The U.S. Association of Prides (USAP) has announced it will postpone the in-person USAP National Conference originally scheduled for January 27–30, 2022, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Click here to read more.

In Case You Missed It!

Biggest news hits from December 2021.

Ghana

Ghana’s parliament is considering a bill that would criminalize homosexuality and advocate for LGBTQIA+ people. The bill would also promote conversion therapy. This could result in up to 10 years in prison for LGBTQIA+ individuals. Click here to read more.

Chile Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage!

Amid massive social reform demands, Chile has legalized same-sex marriage! Congrats to Chile! This is an excellent step in the right direction for global equality! Click here to read more.

Gay Games

The 2022 Gay Games will be postponed until November 2023 due to COVID-19. The organizing team hopes that hosting the games in Hong Kong means becoming a “beacon of hope” for a community where intolerance is still a primary concern. Click here to read more.

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