Will Jordanian Prince Champion LGBT Rights In Top U.N. Post?
June 18 2014 3:01 AM ET

Will Jordan's Prince Protect LGBT Rights at U.N.?

Thom Senzee

It's unclear if Prince Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein of Jordan will be able to follow in the footsepts of LGBT-rights champion Navi Pillay as U.N. High Commissioner on Human Rights.

Uganda's Antigay Foreign Minister Appointed U.N. General Assembly President
June 11 2014 8:21 PM ET

It's Official: Uganda's Antigay Minister Named U.N. President

Thom Senzee

Uganda's virulently antigay foreign minister will take office in September.

WATCH: 'Trans Rights Are Human Rights' Highlights Awareness
March 03 2014 3:46 PM ET

WATCH: 'Trans Rights Are Human Rights'

Parker Marie Molloy

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS and the Asia Pacific Transgender Network marked Zero Discrimination Day on March 1 with a video designed to boost transgender awareness worldwide.

LGBT Athletes Share Their Stories at United Nations
December 17 2013 3:34 PM ET

LGBT Athletes Share Their Stories at United Nations

Michelle Garcia

A group of athletes spoke at the U.N. about the importance of combating homophobia in sports.

WATCH: U.N.'s First Forum Dedicated to LGBT Rights
September 30 2013 3:23 PM ET

WATCH: U.N.'s First Forum Dedicated to LGBT Rights

Sunnivie Brydum

For the first time, a broad coalition of national leaders met at the United Nations Thursday to discuss the ongoing fight for LGBT equality worldwide.

Russia's Olympics Statement Mentions 'Inclusion'; Will It Help?
September 15 2013 1:25 PM ET

Russian 'Olympic Truce' On Inclusion; Will It Help?

Trudy Ring

The Olympic Truce, a statement of international goodwill, says Russia 'will promote social inclusion without discrimination of any kind.'

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