10/06/2021 | Writer: Yiğit E Korkmaz
Ahmet Aras, Mayor of Muğla-Bodrum, signed the LGBTI+ Friendly Municipality Services Protocol prepared by the SPoD and Young LGBTI+.
Social Policies, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation Studies Association (SPoD) and the Young Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex Youth Studies and Solidarity Association (Young LGBTI+) prepared an "LGBTI+ Friendly Municipal ServicesProtocol" to remind mayoral candidates running in the March 31, 2019 local elections about their responsibilities in implementing LGBTI+ rights.
Mugla Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras signed the Protocol, which is still open to the signature of elected presidents.
At the online signing ceremony, held in cooperation with the Bodrum Municipality and Bodrum City Council Gender Equality Work Group, Aras called on NGOs, trade unions and associations to cooperate in order to create a safe, egalitarian and nonviolent city for all in Bodrum and to fight stereotypes.
Tags: human rights