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PUBLIC APOLOGY

Equitable inclusion of transgender women who contributed in the movement is key 11 March 2021, Access Chapter 2 (AC2) released…
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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.

The cry for a stop to Hate Crimes and Hate Speech targeted at LGBTI+ persons in all their diversities has…
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Homophobic attack perpetrator remains in custody at the Atteridgeville Magistrate’s Court.

On the 16th April 2021, the Attredgeville Magistrate court initiated the proceedings against the alleged perpetrator Sono Rapula who attached…
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LGBTI+ Inclusive Advocacy-based COVID-19 Responses Campaign.

PRESS RELEASE On the 18th of March 2021, Access Chapter 2 (AC2) launched the LGBTI+  (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex)…
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Homophobic church in Ghana forces LGBTI+ center to shut down.

PRESS RELEASE On 25 February 2021, Access Chapter 2 calls on Allies and Diplomatic community to stand with the Ghanaian…
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CORRECTIVE RAPE CASE IN ATTERIDGEVILLE PUT ON HOLD PENDING FURTHER INVESTIGATION

17 February 2021, Atteridgeville Magistrates Court, community members, family and friends expressed anger, frustration, and disappointment towards the most recent…
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LGBTIQ activists face off with Cheeky Palate producers

A collective of queer activists has met with the producers of the Phat Joe TV show Cheeky Palate over homophobic…
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14 October 2020: DISAPPEARING ACTS BY THE DEFENDANTS ON THE CASE NDLOVU KARABO JANE V INTERNATIONAL PENTECOST HOLINESS CHURCH

14 October 2020, the Ga-Rankuwa Equality Court in North West Province initiated proceedings against the respondent, the Pentecost Holiness Church…
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It’s finally law! President Cyril Ramaphosa signs Civil Union Amendment Bill

President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the Civil Union Amendment Bill during Pride month, spurning calls from bigots to reject the…
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10 September 2020: PRESS RELEASE: Demand justice for Caster Semenya! End sexism in sports, respect bodily integrity and autonomy

Demand justice for Caster Semenya! End sexism in sports, respect bodily integrity and autonomy Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya, lost…
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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.

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