The Rainbow Intersection

http://therainbowintersection.wordpress.com/
The Rainbow Intersection is a Black & Minority Ethnic (BME) and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) organisation in the UK, set up to bridge the gap when it comes to the intersections across race, culture and sexuality.

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)