International Day Against Homophobia - IDAHO
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May 17th commemorates the day in 1990 the World Health Organisation removed homosexuality from its list of mental diseases.
In 86 countries globally, homosexual acts are illegal while in 7 of those countries lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and those who identify as trans are often murdered simply for their sexuality or gender identity.
If you are organising an event in the UK, please email details to: UK Co-ordinator Derek Lennard - firstname.lastname@example.org