Vision & Mission of the Association

While accomplishing its mission, the Association operates in a non-violent, peaceful manner;

a. to support LGBTI rights; to counter discrimination based on gender, gender expression, sexual orientation and gender identity; to organize, participate in, and contribute to activities regarding homophobia, biphobia, transphobia, human rights and freedom, socio-politics, education, health, family, science, art, culture, history, sports, cinema, theatre and similar and/or related fields,

b. to scientifically investigate, research, produce and write results on social issues and concepts including  LGBTI rights, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, gender identity, human rights and freedom, socio-politics and education,

c. to organize both local and international exhibitions, concerts, conferences, workshops and art activities on social issues including LGBTI rights, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, gender identity, human rights and freedom, socio-politics and education,

d. to lobby and take any legal actions considered appropriate by the association on both local and international levels in order to enhance and protect the universal human rights and freedom determined by international and multilateral agreements and treaties,

e. to collaborate, organize joint activities, develop projects in various fields and build relations with similar organizations on national and/or international levels,

f. to organize social events and activities, sport and cultural events; to participate in organized events, tournaments and leagues; and to hold training courses in order to ensure the communication and unity among members,

To fulfil these missions:

i. Archiving books, journals and similar documents and/or collecting them in a library;

ii. Printing, publishing, preparing, distributing, circulating and selling all types of paper, tapes, websites (on electronic platforms), CDs, brochures, leaflets, radio and/or TV programs;

iii. If required, purchasing and/or leasing and/or selling immovable and/or movable properties; purchasing and/or leasing and/or selling immovable and/or movable properties by forming partnerships with similar organizations; in accordance with existing laws, forming partnerships and working with similar organizations to purchase and/or lease and/or sell immovable and/or movable properties;

iv. If required, employing professional personnel and/or purchasing service in order to enhance the service quality.