Rappler Talk: Getting to know Bisdak and Mindanao Pride

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Hamilcar Chanjueco Jr. from Mindanao Pride and Roxanne O. Doron from Bisdak Pride, Inc. talk about LGBTQIA+ movements in Mindanao and Visayas.

MANILA, Philippines – With the much-awaited Metro Manila Pride March well underway, what are the LGBTQIA+ developments in other regions of the Philippines?

Get to know more about the current state of LGBTQIA+ movements in Mindanao and Visayas with Hamilcar Chanjueco Jr. from Mindanao Pride and Roxanne O. Doron from Bisdak Pride, Inc., as their organizations bring forward their advocacy for justice, acceptance, and equality.

In an environment affected by poverty, armed conflict and cultural differences, how do these movements thrive?

Chanjueco and Doron tackle the gender discrimination faced by their communities and their various efforts: from lobbying gender inclusive policies to using theater as a platform for development, and more.

Watch the interview on Thursday, June 28, at 7 pm. – Rappler.com