Session Video - On the Margins of Development: Asia Pacific LGBT Inclusion, Poverty Reduction, and Prosperity

Event: On the Margins of Development: Asia Pacific LGBT Inclusion, Poverty Reduction, and Prosperity

Session Video - On the Margins of Development: Asia Pacific LGBT Inclusion, Poverty Reduction, and Prosperity

05 December 2016
Author / Speaker: 
M.V. Lee Badgett, Williams Institute
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Brian Tenorio, The Philippine LGBT Chamber of Commerce
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Geraldine Roman, House of Representatives, Philippines
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Promoting gender equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) people should also be viewed in the lens of economic inclusion and development. A panel of advocates and experts tackled the different pressing issues that surround the LGBT community, focused on economic inclusion, poverty reduction, and access to social services.

Geographical Focus: 
Subregional- Pacific
Regional - Asia
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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