Membership

GPP’s 21 member organizations include many of the leading global funders and philanthropic advisors for LGBTI rights.

Click each logo to learn more about each GPP member.

Click here to view GPP member’s Twitter feeds.

GPP membership is open to staff and trustees of foundations that meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Funders whose primary function is grantmaking;
  • Funders working to expand global philanthropy to support the human rights of LGBTI people in the Global South and East;
  • Public, private, individual, faith-based, and corporate funders.

Click here for membership inquiries. 

 

GPP’s work towards increasing resources for LGBTI work in the Global South and East, including:

  • Research and Publications;
  • Donor-focused convenings, pre-conferences, symposiums, institutes, and regionally focused consultations around the globe;
  • Regular briefings and webinars to educate members and other funders on emerging issues in global LGBTI funding;
  • Joint advocacy and collaborative initiatives to grow the number of LGBTI funders and the amount of support reaching LGBTI communities in the Global South and East.

Twitter Feeds

Prior to the pandemic, @abraintersexo brought visibility to Intersex issues in Brazil. Due to the lack of support from humanitarian agencies, they shifted their work to distribute food, diapers & hygiene products to intersex families https://globalphilanthropyproject.org/covid19/

Due to COVID-19 lockdowns, sex workers in Uganda were unable to access condoms, receive PrEP, and HIV treatments. @UgandaOgera needed to expand home-based care programs to deliver antiretrovirals, PrEP refills, and more. Read about it here: https://globalphilanthropyproject.org/covid19/

Learn more about our work in support of #LGBTI people in #Bulgaria during the #covid pandemic in the new @GPP_Updates report! Thanks for featuring our work 🙏🏼 #solidarity #support #community https://twitter.com/GPP_Updates/status/1364649174965383171

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I am incredibly moved by the words of @gamaljason, @ajws board member and Jewish leader: "I hope that during this Black History Month, you can reflect on those who paved the way to where we are now—and work toward the kind of future you want to build." https://bit.ly/3dKM22t

AJWS is proud to have contributed to the latest issue of the Peoplehood Papers in collaboration with
@GabrielProjectMumbai, @JDCEntwine, @OLAMtogether, @repairtheworld, & The Center for Jewish Peoplehood Education. http://bit.ly/2OXofC5

AJWS board member Gamal Palmer shares his thoughts on Black History Month during this most unusual year. Read his powerful reflection on legacy, the future, and what we can do to root out structural, systemic and institutional racism. http://bit.ly/3dKM22t

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The work to achieve #ZeroDiscrimination would not be possible without the support of over 200 nonprofit and allied organizations who form the core of raising awareness about the values of being #OpenToAll: ​http://bit.ly/2021otazdd

The research is clear: #LGBTQ households in the U.S. have disproportionately borne the impacts of the #COVID19 crisis. Get the facts behind the inequality via @lgbtmap as #ZeroDiscriminationDay continues: https://www.lgbtmap.org/2020-covid-lgbtq-households

From extreme violence enabled by pandemic restrictions to scapegoating of #LGBTQ people, the COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated discrimination against marginalized communities. Learn more as #ZeroDiscriminationDay continues: http://arcus.link/humanrightscovid19

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What is the role of the media in the fight for Black liberation and dignity? Learn the lessons of recent history in a special convo with @Media2070 & @MediaJustice on March 3 at 6pm ET. Sign up now to join: http://bit.ly/3kzYfsd #BlackNarrativesMatter #BHM2021 #MediaReparations

GPP's new research brief "Diving Deeper: Under the surface of LBQTI funding data" explores gaps and improvements over time and identifies opportunities to increase funding for LBQ, trans, and intersex communities and movements. https://globalphilanthropyproject.org/diving-deeper/

Findings from the Jamaican LGBT Community Experience and Needs Assessment Survey Results finds that most LGBT Jamaicans are uncomfortable being openly LGBT in Jamaica. Click here to learn more link : http://bit.ly/3pWqvqD

#lgbt #lgbtjamaicans #needsassesment #lgbtrights

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New funding for creativity, mental health & people from ethnically diverse backgrounds @Baring_Found - For projects which address the under-representation of participatory artists from ethnically diverse communities in arts & mental health, grants £10K-40K https://baringfoundation.org.uk/news-story/new-funding-for-creativity-mental-health-and-people-from-ethnically-diverse-backgrounds/

#JusticeWeek2021 is this week with a focus on the cost of COVID-19. @openDemocracy have been following how lawyers and civil society have been working together during COVID-19 to protect people's rights: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/openjustice/human-rights-coronavirus/ @TheLawSociety

What is Legal Action?
Join our free coffee morning & Q&A on Thurs 4th March!

You'll get to find out all about our new workshops and meet some of the lawyers + trainers leading them from @EQUAL_CJS + @libertyhq! http://ow.ly/ZWeZ50DHoQX

@Maslaha @cjalliance @Baring_Found

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A deep dive into the what and why and how of LGBT exclusion from the global humanitarian covid response so far, and ways forward: GPP's survey and excellent webinar https://bit.ly/3aDDCrV, with Matthew Hart, Caroline Kouassiaman, Nicky McIntyre, April Pham, Jessica Stern

Pointing out Jo Andrew's/ariadne network's podcast https://www.ariadne-network.eu/gender-lens-investing-works-it-may-just-be-the-future-of-capitalism/ No.3 just came out: on intersectionalities including PoC and LGBTQI lenses in investing. Excellent job, Jo! And thanks for including me/Ise.

Was🌈#Regenbogenphilanthropie ist & warum sich @dreilindenorg schon seit ü. 25 Jahren für #LSBTIQA-Menschenrechtsarbeit einsetzt, erfahren Sie im Video🎞️

Sie wollen mehr zu #Regenbogenphilanthropie erfahren? Schauen Sie doch am besten beim Fachtag vorbei:
https://regenbogenphilanthropie.org

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From helping ignite the TIMES UP movement to advocating for farmers at 14, @mujerxsrising’s founder @MonicaRamirezOH has always been an advocate. But more importantly, she’s always believed that everyone deserves justice & puts that belief into action. #WomensHistoryMonth

"Philanthropy is commendable, but it should not allow the philanthropist to overlook the economic injustice which makes philanthropy necessary." - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

@darrenwalker @FordFoundation #CEP2021

⚡️We hear from the inspiring @darrenwalker, President of @FordFoundation, ask if he’ll run for Senate against Ted Cruz, & celebrate @PaulRieckhoff’s son River’s 2nd birthday! Start your weekend right. Listen at http://www.IndependentAmericans.us or anywhere you get pods. #StayVigilant 😷🎂

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Read our report, Technologies for Liberation, Toward Abolitionist Futures to find out more about how QT2SBIPOC organizers are responding to discriminatory content moderation practices with community-centered technologies: https://buff.ly/3m80TVa #FundAbolitionTech

“A truly feminist approach uses a power analysis, works to address the root causes of inequalities, acts in solidarity with other marginalized identities, speaks out against all forms of oppression, and challenges one’s own use of power in daily practice.” https://www.alliancemagazine.org/blog/what-does-feminist-funding-really-look-like/

“Ya gané."

Descubra cómo ASPIDH Arcoíris y @comcavistrans garantizan los derechos de voto de las personas trans en El Salvador para asegurar que sus voces sean escuchadas según lo informado por @melpaceco, becariaI Exprésate de @IWMF.

https://www.laprensagrafica.com/elsalvador/Voto-trans-plantar-cara-al-estigma-20210214-0074.html

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Question time! Who knows what participatory grant-making is?🙋🤔

If you're stumped, our explainer below has got you covered. #participatorygrantmaking
https://globalhumanrights.org/commentary/fund-101-intro-to-participatory-grant-making/?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Organic&utm_campaign=Fund101&utm_content=LinkOnly

Swaleh, a grassroots #activist, works with his community to protect their town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, from industrialization that threatens their health, culture & livelihoods.

Get a glimpse into his life in this amazing video by @fundhumanrights: https://youtu.be/NpehN8Gz_sA

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📢 Our latest newsletter is out and it's packed with #childrights updates!
Download our latest report on #childparticipation, learn how #ESFPlus will prioritise #InvestingInChildren & find out what more than 10 000 #children want for their future!
http://bit.ly/3kx6VQf

🎵 This Friday (5 March) we're delighted to be streaming @TheRoyalOpera's Marriage of Figaro via our website!

Mozart's glorious comic opera is a tale of revenge, disguise, love and trickery.

Grab your ticket for just £3 👇

#OurHouseToYourHouse
https://stream.roh.org.uk/packages/the-marriage-of-figaro-2015/videos/the-marriage-of-figaro-2015

Check out our 2020 annual report! It is filled with inspiring and uplifting stories about our grantee partners and the wonderful work that they do. You can find it on the homepage of our website.

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'[...]a more nuanced discourse among funders on the human rights approach to sex work and the harms of conflating sex work with trafficking is needed', Red Umbrella Fund Coordinator, Paul-Gilbert Colletaz.
https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/beyond-trafficking-and-slavery/now-is-the-time-to-support-sex-workers-rights/

We thank general director Boti G. Rodrigo's (@btcpd) current and historic commitment to trans rights and urge the Spanish government to approve a law that respects the #selfdetermination of all trans people, including minors, #nonbinary people, and migrant communities.

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Lawyer Azza Soliman has defended human rights for 25+ years in Egypt. She endures despite a travel ban, bank freeze, & now, a smear campaign to silence survivors of sexual & gender-based violence.

We stand with Azza Soliman & believe survivors. @whrdmena
https://whrdmena.org/2021/02/25/in-solidarity-with-azza-soliman-we-do-not-fear-your-smearing-fear-our-justice/?lang=en

Bold & ambitious #GenderJustice movements create meaningful, lasting change. How can grassroots social movements assess strengths & challenges to develop plans & tackle priorities—on their own terms? The MCAT 3.0 is one place to start. #MaxMyMovement http://bit.ly/MvmtCAT3

Our new version of the Movement Capacity Assessment Tool was updated to strengthen grassroots people power globally. MCAT 3.0 is grounded in academic research, tested with real movements, & refined with empirical data. #MaxMyMovement http://bit.ly/MvmtCAT3

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Great #job! We are looking for a Global Head of #HumanResources to lead our #HR worldwide, take it to the next level and align HR with @hivos' new strategy. Please apply before April 23 or share with your network: https://hivos.org/vacancy/global-head-of-hr-operations-strategy-development/ #PeopleUnlimited

Great news and a wonderful way to start #WomensHistoryMonth ! This program is a partnership between @Google and @prx that trains, mentors, and provides resources to #underrepresented #voices in podcasting around the world.

We are dismayed by the #MyanmarMilitaryCoup and its arrest of democratically elected officials, brutal suppression of popular dissent, and violation of #humanrights. We call on the int'l community to stand up for the people of Myanmar: https://sea.hivos.org/news/statementmyanmar2021/

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#Estreno #VocesdelaAmazonía🌿 Katy Machoa, reflexiona sobre la importancia del diálogo de saberes y el involucramiento de los pueblos indígenas amazónicos en la toma de decisiones para responder al #COVID19 en la Amazonía.

Con: @confeniae1 #AmazoníaSana
👉https://youtu.be/LC33cY91Xn0

¿Tienes experiencia en gestión técnica y operativa de proyectos?

#VACANTE | Buscamos profesional para sumarse al equipo de la #RutadeSaludIndígenaAmazónica🌿

👉Aplica aquí: http://bit.ly/2NUXDkJ

#VACANTE💻 Buscamos profesional con experiencia en procesos formativos con comunidades locales y pueblos indígenas amazónicos, para liderar las iniciativas de formación de la Plataforma de Aprendizaje de #TodoslosOjosenlaAmazonía🌿

¿Cumples con el perfil? https://america-latina.hivos.org/vacancy/soporte-tecnico-para-estrategia-de-formacion-de-plataforma-de-aprendizaje/

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“This research sought to explore effects of the pandemic on content creators with an analysis of emerging trends as well as offering possible solutions and frameworks under the ‘new norm,” said Kennedy Mugochi, Hivos Regional Director for Southern Africa.

The effects of the pandemic have not spared critical content creators in southern Africa. It is against this background that @Hivos undertook a research to identify how creatives can adopt new ways of working in the #COVID19 context. Find out more... https://bit.ly/36UJkDx

Introducing our 3rd new #ImpactArea: #CivicRights in a Digital Age. To ensure that rapid digital transformations increase & safeguard the participation and #digitalrights of underrepresented voices, and stimulate greater #accountability of duty bearers. https://hivos.org/impact-area/civic-rights-in-a-digital-age/

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We express our deep concern over violation of human rights and stand in solidarity with the civil society and its struggle in #Myanmar for fair democracy. https://sea.hivos.org/news/statementmyanmar2021/

You don’t have to be invisible! Read our 14-page illustration, showing that everybody counts in the shaping of the national discourse, because everybody is equal in the eyes of the law, and has the right to feel safe and be acknowledged: https://sea.hivos.org/document/you-dont-have-to-be-invisible/
#OpenContracting

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We are looking for a safety and security specialist to support our We Lead and Free to be me Programs. See more details on our website and apply https://east-africa.hivos.org/vacancy/safety-and-security-specialist/

Great news and a wonderful way to start #WomensHistoryMonth ! This program is a partnership between @Google and @prx that trains, mentors, and provides resources to #underrepresented #voices in podcasting around the world. https://twitter.com/hanoversquare/status/1366304751080660994

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Love this piece spotlighting the groundbreaking work of one of our grantee partners, @transdistrictsf. Be sure to check out the video!

"If I could describe the transgender cultural district in one sentence, it would be, 'For us, by us.'" — @honeymahogany

https://abc7news.com/comptons-transgender-cultural-district-aria-said-honey-mahogany-janetta-johnson/10367690/

This year, Horizons' Give OUT Day campaign starts June 1 and culminates on June 30, the only national day of giving for the LGBTQ community. Every donation to @GiveOUTday partner organizations during *all* of Pride Month helps these nonprofits win thousands in prize money!

On the final day of Black History Month, Horizons celebrates Black LGBTQ activists of generations past and present, without whom our movement would not be possible. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️

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'[...]a more nuanced discourse among funders on the human rights approach to sex work and the harms of conflating sex work with trafficking is needed', Red Umbrella Fund Coordinator, Paul-Gilbert Colletaz.
https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/beyond-trafficking-and-slavery/now-is-the-time-to-support-sex-workers-rights/

We thank general director Boti G. Rodrigo's (@btcpd) current and historic commitment to trans rights and urge the Spanish government to approve a law that respects the #selfdetermination of all trans people, including minors, #nonbinary people, and migrant communities.

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Our grant making window opens today! From 1 to 31 March, we will be open to grant applications from self-led feminist groups who are not current grantee-partners. More information http://bit.ly/LOI20MC

Women on Web, which offers vital abortion information is blocked by the government in #Spain. A lawsuit has been filed before the National Court, by Women’s Link Worldwide. All women deserve to have information about their #abortion #rights! Read more: http://bit.ly/spainWoW

#Nepal’s government has imposed a new policy restricting women’s right to travel. This is supposed to protect against trafficking, but actually only puts women at greater risk. #WomensRights #WomenAutonomy #SexistNews
Read more: http://bit.ly/MCnewsnepal

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📢 Our latest newsletter is out and it's packed with #childrights updates!
Download our latest report on #childparticipation, learn how #ESFPlus will prioritise #InvestingInChildren & find out what more than 10 000 #children want for their future!
http://bit.ly/3kx6VQf

🎵 This Friday (5 March) we're delighted to be streaming @TheRoyalOpera's Marriage of Figaro via our website!

Mozart's glorious comic opera is a tale of revenge, disguise, love and trickery.

Grab your ticket for just £3 👇

#OurHouseToYourHouse
https://stream.roh.org.uk/packages/the-marriage-of-figaro-2015/videos/the-marriage-of-figaro-2015

Check out our 2020 annual report! It is filled with inspiring and uplifting stories about our grantee partners and the wonderful work that they do. You can find it on the homepage of our website.

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We're proud to join several partners in the first private fund to expand #CommunitySponsorship of refugees in the United States. Eight community organizations are receiving funds to build up local networks who will lead in integrating new arrivals. #RefugeesWelcome

📅On March 1, we remember the 11 waste pickers who were killed at the University of Barranquilla in #Colombia in 1992.

In many countries, they continue to face threats to their lives⚠️

💪Unite with #WastePickers in defense of their work! #WastePickersDay http://ow.ly/z7Fi50DL3rY

The mass abduction of girls at Government Secondary School Jangebe in Nigeria is a violent attack on their lives, that of their communities and to the right to education. Schools must be upheld as safe havens  #zamfaragirls ⁦@OpenSociety⁩ https://apnews.com/article/nigeria-hundreds-schoolgirls-mass-kidnap-800cc2a2a1400079bdac710b5b7e2c9f

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The Open Society Institute–Sofia Foundation, in cooperation with the Open Society European Network, invites applications from groups focused on advancing climate justice on a local level in Central Eastern Europe.
https://ift.tt/3feKydR

We're seeking proposals from civil society actors working to combat corruption, state capture, and poor governance of public institutions—especially related to COVID-19—in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia. Apply by June 30: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/working-together-to-improve-governance-and-anticorruption

We invite applications from organizations and informal groups in Hungary that are working to improve educational opportunities for marginalized children. Apply by June 25: https://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/grants/grassroots-and-parent-activism-in-education

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“While it is true that the response of national governments, in response to #COVID19, has exposed some brutal disparities in society across Europe, the situation for marginalised groups such as #Roma is desperate” @OSFHealth @RomeoFranz1 @jovanovicz
https://bit.ly/2P31EUT

In Dec hundreds of us bombarded @Pfizer, @moderna_tx & @AstraZeneca's offices with calls 📞

Today we're writing to @AlbertBourla, @sbancel & #PascalSoriot to again ask if they'll #JoinCTAP so everyone can get a #COVID19 vaccine: http://justtreatment.org/peoplesvaccine

RT for a #PeoplesVaccine!

To secure a strong and inclusive recovery, we need a #COVID19 vaccine that is available to all. @clubdemadrid, @peoplesvaccine & @UNAIDS discuss securing a #PeoplesVaccine, featuring our own @jgreenb709.

📅 1 March - 17 CET / 11 EST

Register ➡️ http://bit.ly/2Mi3EYl

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Our open for grant applications closes on Friday 15 January 2021. Click the link to apply for a grant to support work that advances the freedom, equality, and social inclusion of #LGBTI people in southern Africa: http://www.theotherfoundation.org/general-grants/ #communityfoundation #theotherfoundation

The latest edition of umuntu, our bulletin in black and white for friends and funders of the Other Foundation, is now out. Click the link: http://www.theotherfoundation.org/news/umuntu-newsletter/2020december/ #theotherfoundation #communityfoundation #OneAmongstOthers

In support of 16 Days of Activism and to coincide with International Human Rights Day on December 10, Daily Sun is co-hosting a webinar in collaboration with the Department of the European Union to South Africa. Click the link to register: http://bit.ly/33SsUKb

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Social Justice Initiative has featured @SECTION27news Executive Director, @umunyana_rugege in their Women in Social Justice series. Umunyana shares her insights on social justice and talks about SECTION27’s work and vision, in this video: https://sji.org.za/umunyana-rugege-women-in-social-justice-ep-06/

Webinar 💻| EELC & @equal_education will be hosting a webinar looking at the successes & challenges in the fight for safe & proper school infrastructure.

🗓️ Thurs 26 November
🕑 2PM
📽️ - EE Facebook Live https://bit.ly/3nK9i2u

Join us in the struggle to #FixOurSchools!✊

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Happy #WomensHistoryMonth!

This month and everyday, we celebrate every cis and trans woman defying all of society’s odds to change the world. Thank you to the women who paved the way!

Artwork by: Keemun

Attention feminist podcasts lovers, @GreengrantsFund has curated a list of environmental and social justice episodes, including a conversation with @1000currents + @UrgentAct about how they support the critical work of grassroots organizations globally.
https://www.greengrants.org/2021/01/26/podcasts/?utm_campaign=meetedgar&utm_medium=social&utm_source=meetedgar.com

Every day, #NGOs & #civilsociety around the world🌏protect & promote #HumanRights & #democracy. We pay tribute to their engagement.🙏
Restrictions & attacks against NGOs are unacceptable, they are partners in our efforts to #BuildBackBetter.
#WorldNGODay➡️https://europa.eu/!Mp74pV

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Extending our survey. You still have until March 6th, 2021 to give us your feedback.
Please follow this link https://bit.ly/3dkTelV to share your thoughts. You can respond, by email to info@uaf-africa.org, or by voice or text message on WhatsApp or Signal at: +251 902 344 434.

Ampliação do nosso inquérito. Tem até 6 de Março de 2021 para nos dizer como o podemos ajudar da melhor forma.
Siga este link https://bit.ly/3dkTelV. Pode responder , por e-mail para info@uaf-africa.org, ou por mensagem de voz ou texto no WhatsApp ou Signal em: +251 902 344 434

Comment pouvons-nous mieux vous aider ?
Suivez ce lien svp https://bit.ly/3dkTelV. Vous pouvez aussi répondre par courriel à: info@uaf-africa.org ou par message vocal ou texte sur WhatsApp ou Signal au: +251 902 344 434.
Date limite: le 26 février 2021.
#CovidSolidarity

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Call for expression of interest.
Join us in working to achieve equality, dignity and justice for PWUD in Kenya, Uganda and Burundi.

Don't keep it to yourself! share with your networks:)

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Appel à manifestation d'intérêt.

Rejoignez-nous pour œuvrer à l'égalité, la dignité et la justice des UD (usager de drogue) au Kenya, en Ouganda et au Burundi.

Ne garde pas cette information pour toi ! partagez-le avec vos réseaux 🙂

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The so-called “Geneva Consensus” was nothing more than hate masquerading as US policy. Now that the US has withdrawn under President Biden, @lasterbosire (of @UHAIEASHRI) & @saoyogriffith are advocating for Kenya to do the same. https://nation.africa/kenya/life-and-style/wellness/bosire-saoyo-lessons-for-kenya-from-us-actions-on-geneva-consensus-declaration-3289814

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