Lambda

http://www.lambdamoz.org/
Lambda is an organization founded in 2006 in Mozambique, advocating for the recognition of human rights of LGBT people (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender). Born in 2006 fruit of a deep reflection on the situation of LGBT in Mozambican society. The organization wants to contribute to the reduction of prejudice and discrimination against the LGBT community in Mozambican society, promote self-esteem, sexual health and economic rights of sexual minorities.

Support Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)