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Senior Program Associate Katya Makkaveyev

Katya Makkaveyev is a senior program associate for the Europe and Eurasia region.

by Katya Makkaveyev

Putting LGBTQI+ Inclusive Development in Action: Awareness, Advocacy, and Allyship

Trends in acceptance rates of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Intersex (LGBTQI+) community over the past forty years are mixed, with 56 countries experiencing increased acceptance of the LGBTQI+ community and 57 seeing declines in acceptance and backsliding of LGBTQI+ rights. A growing number of initiatives are peeling back the curtain on data…