Lesbian, Queer and Trans Women

LGBTQIA+ is an acronym that stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex, Asexual, and other diverse sexual orientations and gender identities. In the context of gender equality in cities, recognizing and supporting LGBTQIA+ communities is vital to creating urban environments where all residents can live free from discrimination, harassment, violence and exclusion. The overall goal is to foster inclusive, diverse, and welcoming cities that celebrate the rights and identities of all genders and sexual orientations, ensuring access to social services, healthcare, education, and employment opportunities for LGBTQIA+ individuals. By actively promoting acceptance and respect for LGBTQIA+ communities, cities can contribute to a more equitable, vibrant, and harmonious urban landscape for everyone.

Best Practice Examples: 

Housing Project for Lesbian Women in Berlin

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