The Initiative For Equal Rights

Initiative 4 EQUALITY

Building Bridges Of Inclusion
A Journey Towards World Unity

Who We Are

The Initiative 4 Equality is a Nigeria-based registered non-profit organization working to create a society where human rights are guaranteed regardless of status, identity, orientation and affiliation. We exist to protect, uphold and promote the rights and humanity of all Nigerians through advocacy, empowerment, education, and the provision of safe platforms of convergence. 

Our Resources

Our report documents Nigeria’s current legal framework, with robust quantitative research recorded on the unique experiences of people living in Nigeria which includes LGBTQ Community in Nigeria such as lesbian, bisexual, cis gender, trans gender, intersex women, female sex workers, and women living with disabilities.

Recent News

The Other Perspective (TOP) Project

Introduction In partnership with the European Commission, the Initiative for Equal Rights (TIERs) implemented a series of activities under “The Other Perspective Project” in various cities and towns in Nigeria, where individuals from diverse backgrounds shared their personal stories and

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Press Release – IDAHOBIT Day 2022

Dear friends, Every 17th of May marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Transphobia, and Intersexphobia (IDAHOBIT). IDAHOBIT Day was created in 2004 to draw attention to the harmful consequences of prejudices and discrimination perpetrated against sexual and gender minorities

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