Author: KC

When mobilising isn’t mandated – CFCS considers

When mobilising isn’t mandated – CFCS considers

LGBTI and sex-worker communities are ostracised in most African countries. Speaking out and living free is often hindered by the law and its misapplic ...
Magical Mwachiro

Magical Mwachiro

“I’ve struggled to look back at the photos, videos or posts that emerged during that period of hospitalisation. I don’t know why. Maybe I just want to ...
Society and Gender Identity need to talk

Society and Gender Identity need to talk

According to various historians, gender fluidity was part of a common culture in many places across the continent. ...
Barriers to healthcare impenetrable for LGBT+ in Zambia

Barriers to healthcare impenetrable for LGBT+ in Zambia

Some of the barriers which have hampered access to health are discrimination, inequality and increasing unlawful detentions on trans diverse persons i ...
Doing away with dominant homophobic narratives

Doing away with dominant homophobic narratives

There is no scientific evidence which suggests LGBT+ people have such a different biological make up to warrant the discrimination that we have decide ...
What does the Constitution have to do with it?

What does the Constitution have to do with it?

"The reality is that legal protection does not necessarily translate into social acceptance because you sit with people’s perceptions, their stereotyp ...
HIV inextricably linked with human rights

HIV inextricably linked with human rights

The HIV-free generation will remain a myth without respect for human rights ...
Entertainment shows miss the message

Entertainment shows miss the message

Zambia’s Mosi Day of Thunder Music Festival brings a positive message for HIV prevention, but the needs of LGBT+ and sex worker communities fall on de ...
In HIV prevention – united voices are heard

In HIV prevention – united voices are heard

The local AIDS conference in June this year was led by the youth – the same people facing the biggest HIV threat. ...
Dialogues of self-determination: Autonomy Project Pop-Up Market

Dialogues of self-determination: Autonomy Project Pop-Up Market

Does living in a patriarchal society deny women the right to autonomy and self-determination? This pertinent question was explored at The Autonomy Pro ...
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