We are the Same is a two-year project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to enhance the empowerment and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons in Cambodia. The project is implemented by MEDIA One in partnership with the Cambodian Center for Human Rights’ Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Project.
Through a combination of mass media programming, training and direct community outreach – We are the Same is working to:
- Improve access by LGBT persons to critical information, resources and support
- Strengthen capacity of Cambodia’s LGBT movement to develop and implement effective communications and advocacy strategies
- Promote changes in discriminatory social norms/practices