OutRight Action International fights for the human rights for LGBTIQ people everywhere. OutRight works at the international, regional, and national levels to research, document, defend, and advance human rights for LGBTIQ people around the world.

It is registered as a 501c3 non-profit in the U.S. It has staff in six countries and works alongside LGBTIQ individuals across four continents towards lasting change.

OutRight is the only LGBTIQ organization that has a permanent presence to advocate at the United Nations Headquarters in New York for progress for LGBTIQ people. It has a major stake at the U.N. on human rights and holds special consultative status there.



Precarious Progress

Darius Longarino
Darius Longarino
OutRight Action International
Whether state decisionmakers in the coming years and decades will pursue policies to protect the equal rights for LGBT people will come down to a mix of ideology, pragmatism, and public pressure. LGBT advocates are striving to turn that calculus in...