Thailand has held the first of a series of public hearings as it works on introducing a bill to legalize civil unions for same-sex couples, and over 200 people showed up in support of the legislation.
Murat Renay is doing something brave by creating an online forum and community depicting LGBT lives in Turkey.
Kenya held its first ever gay pride event this week at the US Embassy. The event joined other gay pride celebrations being hosted at US Embassies around the world this month.
Entrepreneur Mike Waxman is using his personal experiences to create social change for the LGBT community with his newest venture.