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16 November 2022 TRANSGENDER DAY OF REMEMBRANCE  The People’s Matrix Association was established in 2008 as a unique Non – Governmental Organisation. The organization is charged with creating an enabling environment for people with diverse sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions by promoting unity, solidarity, cohesion, and cooperation among LGBTIQA+ people in Lesotho and …

TRANS DAY OF REMEMBRANCE 2022

For generations, the transgender population has suffered various forms of abuse (and even death) for challenging the views, notions, and stereotypes around “male” and “female” identity. Every year we set aside November 20 as a Transgender Day of Remembrance. This holiday is meant to honor, commemorate, and memorialize those who face discrimination and stigma (often …

WE’RE HIRING!

Call for applications The People’s Matrix Association invites suitable candidates for the position of Monitoring and Evaluation Officer for EpiC project. Roles: The EpiC M&E Officer will be responsible for: 1. Providing the technical and strategic oversight of M&E activities within the key populations program, 2. for ensuring that the program maintains its strategic vision, …

IDAHOBiT 2022: Press Statement

May 2, 2022 International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia 2022 “Our Bodies, Our Lives, Our Rights” LGBTIQ+ across the country with The Peoples Matrix will celebrate the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBiT) on the 14th, 17th, 21st and the 28th of May, 2022 in four different districts. The theme for this …

International Transgender Day of Visibility

The 31st March is a day to celebrate transgender people and raise awareness on the discrimination they face everyday. In our country, transgender people are still discriminated despite calling ourselves “progressing” country. The language taken on by newspapers and media is full of prejudice and hatred, there is a total unwillingness in changing our narratives. …

LTV’s Ts’ets’etha Presents a Dialogue with LGBTIQ+ Stakeholders to discuss the community’s progress in Lesotho

The People’s Matrix Association has a mandate to reach out to LGBTI community members in the 7 districts of the country to do advocacy work and community outreach. We are writing to request the participation of the public and the media to tune into Tsetsetha on the Lesotho National Broadcasting Television from 20:30hrs – 21:30hrs …