Check out this new briefing paper that calls on States to carry out effective investigations into #LGBTIQ+ torture according to…Read More
AC2 CONDEMNS THE ACCENTION OF UGANDA’S DRACONIAN ANTI-HOMOSEXUALITY BILL
By AC2 Administrator / May 30, 2023
The signing follows the recent second amendments proposed by President to parliament PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA— Access Chapter 2 (AC2) is…Read More
Another Lesbian woman shot in Pretoria, a victim of crime.
By Argentina Makgakga / July 14, 2021
The 2nd of July 2021 was yet another heartbreaking and traumatizing day for Lebogang Mashiane (33), a Lesbian woman from…Read More
A CALL TO THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT TO RESPOND TO THE KILLINGS OF LGBTI+ PERSONS AND ACCELERATE THE PROCESS OF PASSING THE HATE CRIMES BILL.
By Argentina Makgakga / April 20, 2021
The cry for a stop to Hate Crimes and Hate Speech targeted at LGBTI+ persons in all their diversities has…Read More
Homophobic attack perpetrator remains in custody at the Atteridgeville Magistrate’s Court.
By Argentina Makgakga / April 17, 2021
On the 16th April 2021, the Attredgeville Magistrate court initiated the proceedings against the alleged perpetrator Sono Rapula who attached…Read More
LGBTI+ Inclusive Advocacy-based COVID-19 Responses Campaign.
By Argentina Makgakga / March 25, 2021
PRESS RELEASE On the 18th of March 2021, Access Chapter 2 (AC2) launched the LGBTI+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex)…Read More
Homophobic church in Ghana forces LGBTI+ center to shut down.
By Argentina Makgakga / February 25, 2021
PRESS RELEASE On 25 February 2021, Access Chapter 2 calls on Allies and Diplomatic community to stand with the Ghanaian…Read More
CORRECTIVE RAPE CASE IN ATTERIDGEVILLE PUT ON HOLD PENDING FURTHER INVESTIGATION
By Argentina Makgakga / February 17, 2021
17 February 2021, Atteridgeville Magistrates Court, community members, family and friends expressed anger, frustration, and disappointment towards the most recent…Read More
LGBTIQ activists face off with Cheeky Palate producers
By Argentina Makgakga / October 22, 2020
A collective of queer activists has met with the producers of the Phat Joe TV show Cheeky Palate over homophobic…Read More
14 October 2020: DISAPPEARING ACTS BY THE DEFENDANTS ON THE CASE NDLOVU KARABO JANE V INTERNATIONAL PENTECOST HOLINESS CHURCH
By thato.mohono / October 14, 2020
14 October 2020, the Ga-Rankuwa Equality Court in North West Province initiated proceedings against the respondent, the Pentecost Holiness Church…Read More
Access Chapter 2 was initiated to promoting the human rights and empowerment of women and girls, and LGBTI+ person in all their diversities, facilitate participation of civil society organisations at a local, national, regional and international level by creating space and coordinating platforms for engagement on governance, policy and accountability processes and by developing innovative and active empowerment for transformation knowledge for community systems strengthening and build solidarity within civil society and other various sectors.