Life Stories British transgender woman gets asylum in New Zealand because of persecution in the UK Pink News 13/10/2017 A British transgender woman has been given asylum in New Zealand because of the persecution she faced in the UK [by Mayer Nissim]. Persecuted beyond borders. The story of a Libyan refugee. Open Democracy 29/09/2017 The story of a Libyan asylum seeker who found refuge in Italy and is now a volunteer for an association supporting LGBT refugees [story collected by Claudia Torrisi - visit the above link for the full article]. Asylum seeker 'was asked to provide intimate photos to prove she was gay' Mirror 08/09/2017 Skhumbuzo Khumalo fled Zimbabwe, where homosexuality is illegal, after fearing for her life - only to be subjected to ‘degrading’ treatment on arrival in the UK (by Harriet Hernando - 2016). Bright rethoric but a dark reality Mail&Guardian 01/09/2017 Being black, queer and asylum seeker in Germany: Anonymous account told to Carl Collison. The story of five LGBTI Africans crossing borders Getting Out 25/08/2017 Getting Out (D. Neumann et al., 2011) is a documentary film produced by the Refugee Law Project (Makerere University, Kampala) with the Ugandan Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights and Constitutional Law. Find out more! 'I've Lost My Hope': Anika and detention in UK Broadly- Louis Staples 18/08/2017 If you're facing discrimination in your own country, you're legally entitled to seek asylum somewhere safe. But for many LGBT asylum seekers, this is only the beginning of a new struggle. Aderonke Apata wins asylum bid to stay in the UK Attitude 12/08/2017 Aderonke Apata was accused of lying about her sexuality by a High Court judge after being forced to flee her native Nigeria. Gay asylum seekers beaten close to death in Germany Gay Star News 17/07/2017 After they recover from their injuries, they are likely to be sent back to the same refugee camp where they were attacked “I will kill myself”: A gay Syrian refugee couple in UK Newstatesman 21/07/2017 “We haven't any hope this war in Syria will finish. So now we are looking to another country. We're looking to another country to protect us. We haven't got a country anymore.” Gloria: Granted support on her third application Refugee Action Report 14/07/2017 This is the story of Gloria, who is a lesbian mother, and her difficulty to be supported in UK.