Jamaican activist Maurice Tomlinson delivers Kaleidoscope Lecture
To mark this year's International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia the Kaleidoscope Trust was delighted to host a lecture by one of the world's foremost LGBT activists, Maurice Tomlinson.
Maurice is the Legal Advisor, Marginalized Groups for AIDS Free World and has been involved in HIV/AIDS and LGBT activism in the Caribbean for over 14 years. He is at the forefront of the campaign to decriminalise homosexuality, leading legal challenges across the region to have disciminatory laws repealed. He is an Attorney-at-Law and law lecturer with research interests in sexual rights and HIV/AIDS advocacy. In 2012 he was awarded the inaugural David Kato Vision and Voice Award, which celebrates the life and work of murdered Ugandan LGBT activist, David Kato.