We advocate for inclusion of LGBTIQ+ people who have experienced forced displacement in policy and practice.


  • Guidance on settlement of LGBTIQ+ refugees in UNHCR Handbook on Integration (drafted by FDPN). Online access.


  • Gender Responsive Settlement: Broader Learnings from LGBTIQ+ Refugees . Joint report by the Migration Council of Australia and Forcibly Displaced People Network.
    Download the report here: pdf version. Updated version: pdf version


  • Human Rights Violations of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Asylum-Seeking and Refugee Women in Australia:  A Shadow Report for Australia. Submitted to the United Nations CEDAW Committee for consideration at the 70th Session of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women.
    Download our submission here: pdf version and word version