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
While I was searching on the web to identify associations for Rainbow families in New Zealand, I found an interesting article about What Rainbow Families need teachers to know – and how you can support this kaupapa (topic). I decided to contact the author, Kath Cooper to ask if she would accept to meet with… Read More Let’s meet with Kath in New Zealand
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
Brazil was the last stop of our world tour. We have changed our flight dates to be able to attend the Gay Pride of Sao Paulo, the biggest Pride of the world which gathers more than 3 million people. 3 million people, this figure was impressive for us, symbol of an event that was going… Read More The Sao Paulo Pride with the NGO “Mothers for Diversity”
Direct link to the video If we have one person to thank for making our Australian trip unforgettable, this is Vanessa Gonzales! Thanks to her, our trip wasn’t just about visiting the most beautiful places of Australia, it was about meeting the most beautiful families and people of Australia! Vanessa lives in a suburb of… Read More Let’s meet with Vanessa, co chair of a rainbow families association in Autralia
NEW ARTICLE UPDATED !! Before arriving in Brisbane, we had been contacted by rainbow families. Natacha managed to plan our stay by communicating via messenger with Grace, Kathryn and Jackie who had all offered to host us. Once again we were touched by the generous Australian hospitality. Grace and Suzanne welcomed us into their house… Read More Brisbane with Rainbow Families!
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!
We stayed in Sydney for about ten days. We like to stay longer in some places to take the time to live like locals! Especially when we have meetings scheduled. We were first welcomed by Diana, a lesbian and feminist we met through Vanessa. We discovered with her her neighborhood of Balmain East. We had… Read More Sydney – A beautiful city by the sea
Our road trip to Sydney (post about the trip here) was punctuated by two meetings with rainbow families. On the coast, in Tathra, we were greeted wonderfully by Neroli, Claire and Eddie (14 years old). We were supposed to come only for dinner and ended up staying for two nights! We had brought the champagne… Read More Rainbow Hospitality in Australia – Tathra – Lawson
Before we arrived in Thailand, I tried to reach out to different LGBT associations asking them if they could help me identify Rainbow families. We managed to identify 2 families of lesbians with kids but unfortunately we were not able to meet them face to face. We still wanted to have a testimony from a… Read More Matcha Phorn In, a Thai lesbian, mother and human right educator who is really out and proud!