Stigmabase is a non-profit internet initiative dedicated to informing and raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion and stigma around the world. The marginalization of individuals or categories of individuals is a too common phenomenon. Millions of people are facing this problem around the world and many complex factors are involved.

Thursday, 17 October 2019

Israel Folau accuses Rugby Australia panel member of bias

... that tribunal member Kate Eastman SC should not have been allowed to judge his case because she had=s previously advocated for LGBTI rights.


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Do more on aged care diversity, govt told

... Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTI communities and rural or remote areas, ...


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Cyprus press condemned for 'harassing British woman accused of falsifying gang rape allegations'

The organisations, which include the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies, the Green party women's movement, Accept LGBTI, and the ...


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This is the state of LGBTI rights around the world in 2018.

While several countries still battle stigmatization and persecution, the data shows that LGBTI rights have inched forward this year.


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Southern Lights celebrate first six months

“Ice Hockey is a small community, so being able to find LGBTI people to play with is a really good thing,” Matthews said. “The team has formed a ...


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Christian Porter dismisses concerns about conversion therapy

The government's bill has been criticised by human rights, LGBTI rights groups and religious bodies and conservative groups. The Attorney General is ...


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Whether it's he, her, them, ze, or judy, getting pronouns right isn't so hard

When people want to make fun of the LGBTI community the go-to-gag is to add as many letters on to the acronym as possible, including TLC, BLT and ...


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The Horrific Nazi Treatment of the LGBTI Community

The Nazis treated many groups they saw as different terribly – and the LGBTI community was no exception. Here, Kim Barrett starts by considering Dr ...


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The advertising industry has been unable to get talent from the indigenous community

“It's relatively quite competitive to get indigenous people into companies ... There are more Indigenous kids going to university in Australia now than ...


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New exhibit to feature whales and Aboriginal connections

“The recent redevelopment of Flagstaff Hill saw a much-needed Aboriginal ... The Maritime Museums of Australia Project Support Scheme is ...


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Perth's $510 Million Australian Biome Project One Step Closer

Perth's $510 Million Australian Biome Project One Step Closer ... change the narrative and our interaction with Aboriginal Australians once and for all.


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Don't put off starting a business, waiting for the perfect time. That time is now

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across the country bootstrap the ... Ingenuity is a natural part of Indigenous business because often we start from ... Guardian Australia is proud to partner with IndigenousX to showcase the ...


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When farmers struggle, we all struggle

We need Australia to understand the profound impact of drought on Aboriginal people and the importance of Aboriginal culture and our connection to ...


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Katherine's crime rate debated in Parliament

In Australia, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are over-represented in the criminal justice system. They make up 27% of the adult prison ...


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An Art-Themed Adventure Down Under

Learn how Aboriginal people lived in ancient times and how they maintain their ... Following dinner, join the stars of Opera Australia for a concert of the ...


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'Bigger than the Beatles': The legacy of Lucky Dube

In remote communities across central Australia, desert reggae blares from car stereos .... And the lyrics resonated in remote Aboriginal Australia too.


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Let's Talk Cancer Hui

Speakers included two oncologists, a haematologist, psychologist, nurse educator, Rongoā Māori practitioners and two patients who talked about their ...


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Pākehā and Māori should acknowledge all of colonisation's consequences

It may not have credited Cook with discovering New Zealand, in so many ... That didn't stop Cook from recognising the admirable aspects of Māori ...


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Early learning success builds children's wellbeing

“This research is an urgent national priority in Aotearoa, New Zealand,” ... Māori children (aged 3-14 years) and 1.8 times more likely than non-Māori ...


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Proposal to use KiwiSaver for investment properties 'long overdue'

In the 1980s, 78 percent of New Zealanders owned the home they lived in. ... The initial proposal to alter how KiwiSaver works, came from a Māori ...


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India-NZ summit shines light on opportunities for Kiwis

Trade between New Zealand and India is poised for growth over the ... of Employment and Associate Minister for Māori Development Willie Jackson ...


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First organ transplant hui designed to help break down barriers

"There are many barriers to transplant for patients with end stage renal disease that result in lower kidney transplant rates for Māori, compared with NZ ...


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NZ Maori Council launches new program, “Eke Runga”

“If we are truly to solve the challenge of poverty within the Te Ao Maori world we must lift our people from the low wage and low skills growth side of the ...


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The Maori Party could spoil Jacinda's dreams for a second term

The Māori Party have selected the exceptionally talented Debbie Ngarewa-Packer as their candidate in the very vulnerable seat of Te Tai Hauāuru ...


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