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Is Rainbow Muid: LGBT+ in Direct Provision

Less rainbow-friendly parts of the world come to Cork LGBT+ Pride! To celebrate Cork LGBT+ Pride 2019 and to raise awareness of the challenges facing LGBT+ people living in Direct Provision in Ireland, Is Rainbow Muid will screen their short video and hold a Q+A on Saturday 3rd August at 17.00 in Gay Project Ireland. All are welcome! LGBT Ireland facilitates a monthly peer support group for LGBT+ people seeking international protection in Ireland. The group is called “Is Rainbow Muid, We Are Rainbow”. Ireland is a leading country in the world for those seeking international protection on grounds of their sexual orientation and gender identity. · 11 countries in the world still execute LGBT+ people* · 57 countries impose prison sentences of up to 8years-life imprisonment* · In many more countries it is the cultural law which trumps any state protection* *Source ILGA map of sexual orientation, gender identity laws 2019

By |2019-07-10T18:26:18+00:00August 3rd, 2019||0 Comments

Cork Pride: Community BBQ

Celebrate the start of your PRIDE weekend with our summer sizzler community BBQ sponsored by Voxpro. A chance to catch up with all your friends and family in our community, meet new friends and soak up the summer sun with our festive over 18s gourmet barbeque and a sizzling summer DJ set from Red FM. We’ll also be joined by local Drag Queens Letycha Le’Synn, Mia Gold and their fabulous friends for a spectacular drag   *Disable Access.

By |2019-07-10T16:32:25+00:00August 2nd, 2019||0 Comments

Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving

This annual Service of Remembrance commemorates those that gave us the courage and the freedom to gather as a community and be proud of who we are. An opportunity for us to gather and reflect on the milestones that have been achieved for our community, and to remember the brave souls who came before us that dedicated their lives to furthering our cause through tirelessly advocating for our rights and equality. Join us this Cork Pride week as we remember our LGBT+ family members and allies.

By |2019-07-10T18:42:29+00:00August 1st, 2019||0 Comments

LGBT+ History Interactive Walking Tour

A new addition to the Cork Pride events calendar is our Interactive LGBTI+ Walking History Tour. Cork has a long and rich LGBT+ history that everyone should know. This is not your average walking tour, we’ll also be making pitstops at historical sites where you can check out some fantastic LGBT+ exhibitions, grab a free tea or coffee in an LGBT+ establishment and we’ll even have a quiz with some great prizes to be won. Throw on your trainers and come along to what promises to be a fun learning experience!

By |2019-07-10T17:31:23+00:00August 1st, 2019||0 Comments
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