Current Signatories

of the Canberra Statement

[page updated Jan 12, 2020]

The Canberra Statement has been signed by 321 stakeholders, that include:

  • Organisations: 64
  • Individuals / allies: 235
  • People with lived experience of forced displacement: 22 (that includes 16 who are LGBTIQ+)

ORGANISATIONS:

AUSTRALIA

  • A Gender Agenda
  • ACON Health
  • Aleph Melbourne
  • Asian Australian Rainbow Alliance (AAuRA)
  • Asylum Seekers Centre (NSW)
  • Asylum Seekers Resource Centre 
  • Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR)
  • Australia and New Zealand Tongzhi Rainbow Alliance ANTRA Inc.
  • Australian Catholics for Equality
  • Australian Lesbian Medical Association
  • Australian LGBTIQ Multicultural Council
  • Bisexual Alliance Victoria
  • Companion House
  • Democracy in Colour
  • drummond street services
  • Family Planning Alliance Australia 
  • Forced Migration Research Network UNSW
  • HIV/AIDS Legal Centre
  • LAHRC – Latin American & Hispanic Rainbow Community
  • Lighthouse Partnerships
  • Many Coloured Sky
  • Marie Stopes Australia 
  • Mordd IndyMedia
  • Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health
  • Multicultural Youth Affairs Network NSW
  • National Ethnic Disability Alliance
  • NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)
  • Open Dialogue Psychotherapy 
  • PFLAG Tasmania
  • Planet Ally
  • Pride Foundation Australia
  • Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors of Torture and Trauma (QPASTT)
  • Queer Sisterhood Project
  • queerspace
  • Rainbow refugee action committee
  • Refugee Council of Australia
  • Road to Refuge
  • Settlement Services International
  • Switchboard Victoria
  • The Art of Change Agency
  • The Third Space
  • Thorne Harbour Health
  • THREE for All Foundation
  • TLLPC Pty Ltd
  • Transgender Victoria
  • TranzAustralia
  • Twenty10 inc GLCS NSW
  • Ygender
  • VIKA Inc. 
  • Welcome Legal
  • WIRE 

BANGLADESH

  • Resilient- Trans-led organization

DENMARK

  • Women Refugee Route

GERMANY

  • Lesbian and Gay association in Germany project “Queer Refugees Deutschland”

NEW ZEALAND

  • Auckland Pride Festival
  • Intersex Awareness Trust Aotearoa New Zealand
  • OUTLine
  • RainbowYOUTH
  • re.frame
  • Te Ngākau Kahukura
  • Tiwhanawhana Trust, Aotearoa/New Zealand

THAILAND

  • Equal Asia Foundation (Stichting EqualA Foundation)

USA

  • Oasis Legal Services
  • Transcend
  • “Unsettled: Seeking Refuge in America” (documentary)

INDIVIDUALS:

Individual signatories include people with lived experience of forced displacement, community, health and legal professionals, academics, policy makers, government officials, advocates and many more people committed to safety and justice for LGBTIQ+ people from refugee backgrounds. 

Individual signatories DO NOT represent organisational views (even if you recognised their names). They have signed on to the statement in the personal capacity. 

  • Adela C Licona
  • Aiden James Saat
  • Aisya Zaharin
  • Aja Y Martinez
  • Akula
  • Alexa Tamar Smith
  • Alexandra Dellios
  • Alicia Saye
  • Alison
  • Amanda Kelly
  • Amanda Mashaka
  • Amber Loomis
  • Amy Harper
  • Andie Hider 
  • Andy Kaladelfos
  • Angela Smith
  • Ania Anderst
  • Annalise Humphris
  • Anne Rowlands
  • Anne-Laure Markovina
  • Anneke Gouws
  • Annie Hill
  • Anushka Peres
  • Arnia Tamihana
  • Ashleigh Streeter
  • Aydan Greatrick
  • Dr B Camminga
  • Benjamin Oh
  • Bernadine Hernández
  • Bertie Blackman
  • Beverly A Seckinger
  • Bonney Corbin
  • Brandon Freeme
  • Dr Brandy Cochrane
  • Bridget Harilaou
  • Brooke smith
  • Carol McMurrain
  • Carolina Gottardo
  • Caroline Wake
  • Carrie Hou
  • Cassandra Seelemeijer
  • Cate Worthington
  • Catherine Frieman
  • Catherine Wilson
  • Celeste Sandstrom
  • Charlotte Smedley
  • Che Bishop
  • Chelsey Sanderson
  • Christina Raymond
  • CJ Jones
  • Claire
  • Claire Farrugia
  • Claudia Chernyy
  • Claudia Tazreiter
  • Cody
  • Colin Henson
  • Cristina de Nicolás Izquierdo
  • Daisy Farnham
  • Dani Mcalister 
  • David Murray
  • Diana Liverman
  • Dimitra Lagoudaki
  • Disa Linden-Perlis
  • Douglas Barry
  • Drucilla K Barker
  • Dylan Lester
  • Eddy Francisco Alvarez Jr.
  • Eider Lucas Vega Alvarez
  • Prof. Eithne Luibhéid
  • Elena Nechaeva
  • Eliana Rubashkyn
  • Elif Sari
  • Elizabeth Arenas
  • Emilie McDonnell
  • Emily Lynn Saunders
  • Emily Pifer
  • Emily Singh
  • Emma
  • Erik T Ehn
  • Erin Twyford
  • Fahad Jawaid
  • Farid Matuk
  • Felicity Marlowe
  • Félix Delhomme
  • Fiona
  • Fiona Buchanan
  • Fiona Kelly McGregor
  • Frances Swan
  • Gabriel Filpi
  • Gail Ellis
  • Giancarlo de Vera
  • Gianna Parma
  • Glenda Caldwell
  • Gloria Negrete-Lopez
  • Graham Willett
  • Hana Masri
  • Hannah 
  • Hannah adams
  • I-Chien, Lee
  • Isabel Mudford
  • Isabella
  • Itamar Golber 
  • Ivan Gavazov
  • Jacob McDonald
  • Jamie A. Lee
  • Jan Schwartz
  • Janet Cartwright
  • Jared Donovan
  • Jasmina Bajraktarevic-Hayward
  • Jason Goroncy
  • Jay Black
  • Jayke Burgess 
  • Jeanine Hourani
  • Jenny Rae
  • Dr Jo Harrison
  • Jo Wrigley
  • Joe Ball
  • John Clements
  • John Kelly 
  • John Marnell
  • Johnny Valkyrie
  • Josef Garrington
  • Joshua Anlezark
  • Jovana Mastilovic
  • Judith McDaniel
  • Julie Youssef
  • Karen Carlson
  • Karen Ritchie
  • Karma R. Chávez
  • Kat Schreiber
  • Kate Davison
  • Dr Kate Ogg
  • Kathryn
  • Kathryn Allan
  • Kavita Gonsalves
  • Kelly Jordan
  • Kenneth R Peres
  • Kim Spurway
  • Kimberlee Pérez
  • Kylie Message
  • Dr. Laine Munir
  • Laithan Tucci
  • Lama
  • Lambang Fonye Christian
  • Lavanya Kala
  • Lee-Ann Smith
  • Leila Feith
  • Linda Green
  • Lisette Claremont Goulet
  • Loc Nguyen
  • Lotte Wolff
  • Louise Olliff
  • Lourdes Torres
  • Lucetta Kam
  • Mani Bruce Mitchell
  • Manja Visschedijk
  • Margaret Himley
  • Prof. Marcus Foth
  • Mathieu Ravier
  • Megan Carney
  • Melissa Galea
  • Mi Nguyen
  • Michael Barnett
  • Michaela Emingerova
  • Michelle Oledan Ferns
  • Michele Vescio
  • Mihi Blair
  • Monica J Casper
  • Monique Shepherd
  • Moo Baulch
  • Morgan Carpenter
  • Nan Seuffert 
  • Nancy E Loucas
  • Nancy Mills
  • Dr Nathan Bell
  • Neeraja Sanmuhanathan
  • Nicolas Villarroel
  • Nina Ashfield-Crook
  • Oliver Peppermint
  • Paul Dillane 
  • Philip Gerrard
  • Phylesha Brown-Acton
  • Pim Stouten
  • Priya Pavri
  • Qwo-Li Driskill
  • Dr Rachel Cunneen
  • Rachael Masters
  • Rachel Mead
  • Rani Pramesti
  • Dr. Ryan Conrad
  • Rebecca Lusty
  • Rebecca REeves
  • Rebecca Walton
  • Regina Jefferies
  • Renee Dixson
  • Rita
  • Rohit
  • Romy Listo
  • Ross m caputo
  • Ruben Zecena
  • Ruth McNair
  • Sally Goldner AM
  • Samara Shehata
  • Samia Goudie
  • Samia Sayed
  • Sandy Jackson
  • Dr Sara Dehm
  • Sawsan Alfayadh
  • Sealing Cheng
  • Sekneh
  • Senthorun Raj
  • Shin Azuma
  • Stace Robertson
  • Stefan Joksic
  • Stefania Graham
  • Stephanie Jones
  • Stephen Leahy 
  • Sumithri Rekha Venketasubramanian
  • Sureka Murray
  • Dr Susan Baglow
  • Susan Farrar
  • Suyapa Portillo
  • Suzanne Bergeron
  • Taani Hendriks
  • Taine Polkinghorne
  • Tammy Law
  • Tania Garcia
  • Theresa Goh
  • Tim Wark
  • Tom Morawetz
  • Tyson Arapali
  • V Spike Peterson
  • Venus de Siren
  • Veronica Wensing
  • William Liley
  • William Simmons
  • Dr Xi Liu