The Ozanne Foundation believes in a world where all are accepted and equally valued. We therefore work with religious organisations around the world to eliminate discrimination based on sexuality or gender in order to celebrate the equality and diversity of all.
Our work focuses on our three core themes:
This three-fold strategy of ‘Encounter – Educate – Empower’ looks to create opportunities for meaningful encounters with LGBTI people of faith with those of a more conservative mindset. In addition, the Foundation will look to tackle misunderstandings about LGBTI people through better education of the science surrounding sexuality and gender issues, and the impact of prejudice on then mental health. Finally, it will also empower people to speak out in their immediate communities and equip them with the tools they need to help bring about change.
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