May 5th was the International Day for the Equality of Families. Love makes a family World Tour, the association “les enfants d’arc-en-ciel l’asso !” and the l’APGL have partnered to organize an event in Paris. For more information on IFED: INTERNATIONAL FAMILY EQUALITY DAY, see our articleHere. An afternoon snack was planned in Suzanne Lenglen… Read More International Family Equality Day 2019 – Paris France
During our stay in New Zealand, we had the chance to meet several rainbow families. New Zealand is a gay friendly country and Rainbow families have the same rights as any family. Like France, New Zealand adopted marriage equality in 2013. But well before France (since 2004), children of lesbian couples (married or not) legally… Read More Two mummies and two precious babies in New-Zealand
During our stay in New Caledonia (you probably don’t know this island, this is a French little Island in the pacific Ocean, not too far from Australia and New Zealand), we had the chance to meet two rainbow families composed of two dads. These are (for now …) the only families with two dads we… Read More A touching meeting with two gay dads in New Caledonia
We spent a week in Brisbane, inthe state of Queensland in Australia. Once again Australian hospitality was confirmed and we were welcomed by three different rainbow families. Brisbane, a rainbow families-friendly city Kathryn and her partner Lisa, welcomed us to their beautiful home just steps from the center of Brisbane. Katryn is a Pharmacy Teacher… Read More Love makes a family in Australia: let’s meet with Kathryn
Homosexuality is legal in Vietnam, but homosexual couples are not as well protected as heterosexual couples. As for rainbow or same-sex families, they are very very rare. We contacted different LGBTQI associations in Vietnam and one of them tried to put us in contact with two rainbow families. The latter preferred to remain hidden and… Read More Rainbow families in Vietnam, a subject that goes unnoticed!
Direct link to the video Before we arrived in Hong Kong I contacted the Rainbow Families of Hong Kong Facebook group. Cecile and Claire immediately answered that they were willing to meet us. Cecile is French, Claire is British. They had together Elodie who is now 5 years old. They are currently living in Hong… Read More Love makes a family in Hong Kong – Interview
Direct link to the video During our visit in Beijing we were happy to meet Rui and her partner Chen as well as their twins Helen and Harry. Rui was my main contact in China and it was thanks to her and her LGBT network that we were able to live this incredible human experience… Read More A chinese Rainbow family who makes things change!
During our visit to Shanghai, we had the chance to meet Yan and Ann. They organized a party in their apartment in our honor and then hosted us at their home. They immediately agreed to be interviewed to talk about their plans to start a family. Yan has her own company, she studied languages and… Read More Interview of Yan & Ann: a future chinese Rainbow family
It is still hard for us to realize that the extraordinary experience we had in China was for real. China was the first country we wanted to visit during our World Tour and we couldn’t have expected such a Human adventure full of emotion. How this Chinese adventure started Everything started with an article… Read More 40 days among Chinese LGBT and Rainbow Families
We planned to visit one of Shanghai’s gardens. We like the city but we are always more attracted to the parks, like a need to go to breathe somewhat purer air. Once out of the metro, there is no sign indicating this famous garden. So we walk around a few buildings and get to… Read More Shanghai – Sightseeing, meetings and food tasting