Entry #4699: LGBT employment discrimination in Singapore

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RegionSingapore
IssueLGBT employment discrimination
StatusNo protections
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionThe media development Authority makes it illegal to show LGBT in a positive light. As well in June 2017 the Advertising agency Standards said to remove the phrase " Supporting The Freedom To Love" from a promotional add for the years Pink Dot Festival on the grounds of Affecting the publics sensitivities. June 2017 was the 8 Year that this festival took place.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/singapore-dj-mounts-challenge-of-colonial-era-anti-gay-law-1.4090168
Reports (1)
  • Date is incorrect "June 2017 is the NINTH year that Pink Dot was conducted."


Revision History (6)

Revision by Ausyk

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Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdfhttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf https://www.ctvnews.ca/world/singapore-dj-mounts-challenge-of-colonial-era-anti-gay-law-1.4090168

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteThe media development Authority makes it illegal to show LGBT in a positive light. As well Homosexuality is illegal.The media development Authority makes it illegal to show LGBT in a positive light. As well in June 2017 the Advertising agency Standards said to remove the phrase " Supporting The Freedom To Love" from a promotional add for the years Pink Dot Festival on the grounds of Affecting the publics sensitivities. June 2017 was the 8 Year that this festival took place.

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteNo protections in Malaysia The media development Authority makes it illegal to show LGBT in a positive light. As well Homosexuality is illegal.
SourcesNohttps://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/world_report_download/201801world_report_web.pdf

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueSexual orientation and gender identityNo protections
Noteall of Indonesian No protections in Malaysia
Reports (1)
  • Other "Wrong country listed"

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueNo protectionsSexual orientation and gender identity
NoteHomosexuality is illegal.all of Indonesian

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteNoHomosexuality is illegal.

Ausyk created this entry.