NGLCC Global LGBTI Business Week

NGLCC Global LGBTI Business Week, created by the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce in partnership with leaders & organizations committed to expanding global LGBTI economic opportunity, will be the third annual summit to converge global leaders, economic development and human rights experts, governments, and the...

First South African LGBTI Business Summit a groundbreaking success

  [Johannesburg] - South African LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex) entrepreneurs, business owners and employees came together to flex their economic muscle on Tuesday for the country's first landmark LGBTI Business Summit.   The event was convened by the PLUS LGBTI+ Business Network, supported by the...

2018 NGLCC INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

2018 NGLCC INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE When I applied to compete for a scholarship to attend the 2018 NGLCC conference to be held in Philadelphia, USA, I was aware that the selection process would be rigorous. As the founder of a young Transgender independent Consultancy...

NGLCC INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

The NGLCC Business and Leadership Conference 2018 is taking place this August and promises to be bigger and better than ever. Are you looking to jump-start your business or build a stronger professional network? Interested in bringing more LGBT-owned businesses into your corporate supply chain? Aiming to strengthen...

PLUS Business Summit – 11 September 2018

Since its formation, the Other Foundation has been working to establish strategic partnerships and fund joint projects with allies of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) communities in the southern African region, especially in the business sector. The motivation for this approach is...

Africa’s first LGBTI business network launched

Africa’s first network that aims to promote the interests of LGBTI owned businesses and entrepreneurs, has been launched. Moneyline is joined by the interim chairperson of PLUS; Zini Godden. Click the image below to watch the interview. ...

Business must do more to protect the rights of LGBT+ employees

Discrimination in the workplace often leads to fear and deceit, which in turn could affect company performance, write Patrick Bracher and Xhanti Payi 18 MAY 2017 - 05:43 PATRICK BRACHER AND XHANTI PAYI The stance taken by the Department of Home Affairs in refusing entry to a notoriously...

Africa’s first ever LGBTI business network set to launch, on IDAHOT 2017

[Johannesburg] – Africa’s first ever business network for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex [LGBTI] people and their allies, is set to be launched on this year’s International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia [IDAHOT]. The network, named PLUS. the LGBTI+ Business Network, is an...