The Igualitos foundation was set up to eradicate discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. To achieve these objectives, the Foundation relies on strategic litigation, public opinion and scientific research.
To date, the following incident actions have been carried out:
2. Additional equal marriage claim to block the constitutional reform attempt by conservative congress man.
3. Writing of the memorandums that were presented for the thematic hearing that was held on the 161th session of the Interamerican Commission of Human Rights this past March, this per request of COMCAVIS TRANS that asked for our help in denouncing the hate crimes that the LGBTI community face in El Salvador.
4. Cycle of conferences organized for Dr. John Corvino´s first official visit in Latin America. The Igualitos Foundation organized events with Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología (ULACIT), Dentons Muñoz, University for Peace (United Nations), Colegio de Abogados y Abogadas de Costa Rica, among others.
5. Written and oral hearings that were held this past May 16 and 17th at the Interamerican Court of Human Rights for the Advisory Opinion 24 that was initiated by the Republic of Costa Rica to determine whether the states had the obligation to regulate same sex couples and to issue a gender identity law