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IDAHOBIT events around the world!



Thursday, May 16, 4.30PM – 6PM
UNAIDS Foyer (outside Kofi Annan room).
Over the rainbow celebration!
Countdown to IDAHOBIT. Let us celebrate diversity at UNAIDS.

Friday, May 17, 2:30 – 3:30pm
A UNAIDS town hall at the Kofi A. Annan Conference Room - Launching of an interactive LGBTQ+ map that highlights protection and justice (the IDAHOT theme this year) issues concerning the LGBTQ community around the world coupled with country statistics.


Friday, May 17, 6PM
IDAHOTIB Picnic with Ville de Geneve, Dialogai & Geneva Pride 2019
UN-GLOBE in Geneva is teaming up again with Dialogai and Ville de Geneve for a picnic apéro & fundraiser to commemorate IDAHOTIB.

At the Terrasse on Quai Wilson. They will fly the rainbow flag and give special prices on drinks to those wearing the “Freedom to love” bracelet. (Available at Dialogai or on site). If weather permits, a pedal boat race around the lighthouse and back will take place between 6.30PM and 7PM. All styles DJ from 1800-2100



Friday, May 17, 12PM to 3PM
UNON Lobby lower concourse.

Come join us at a ceremony featuring the head of UN-Habitat, and the acting heads of UN Environment and UNON. Dancing from Ugandan LGBTIQ+ refugees!

 Visit booths featuring LGBTIQ+ organizations in Kenya!

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New York

Thursday, May 16, 6.30PM
139 East 45th Street

Drinks! At Uncle Charlie’s
Come join us, for people of all genders.

Friday, May 17, 9AM to 10AM
Too hot to handle – LGBTIQ rights and inclusion in the UN – Real talk, Episode 1
UNFPA Conference Room 6G

Friday, May 17, 11AM to 1PM
Core Group: Justice and Protection for All
ECOSOC Chamber, General Assembly Building


Friday, May 17, 7PM
IDAHOBIT Celebration in collaboration with Be Pop at the MAXXI
National Museum of 21st Century Art
4A Via Guido Reni, Rome

We couldn’t have come up with a better location than this! Speakers and a social!

RSVP at http://idahotbit2019.rsvpify.com

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