Preliminary information


Throughout this site we refer to the concepts of sexual orientation and gender identity. For the sake of clarity, we offer here the definition as formulated in the Yogyakarta Principles on the Application of International Human Rights Law in relation to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity.

The acronym LGBTQI, regularly used here, refers to people, communities, collectives and associations or themes concerning certain aspects of the lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans’ (transgender, transsexual and/or in transition), Queer and Intersex people.