GAP Partner Constituent Group- Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI)

Organization Description

logo-GAPThe General Assembly of Partners (GAP) is an engagement platform that that aims to support stakeholder contributions to the ‘New Urban Agenda,’ the outcome document of the Habitat III Conference to be held in Quito, Ecuador in October, 2016. For more information about the ‘New Urban Agenda’ see the Habitat III website.

GAP consists of 17 Partner Constituent Groups (PCG) with members from the United Nations’ nine major groups, the Habitat Agenda Partners and other relevant stakeholders.  PCGs are involved with the advancement of new ideas and methodologies in the field of sustainable urbanization and human settlement development, including but not limited to, public spaces and streets, urban transport and mobility, climate change and environment, energy, housing and slum upgrading, safety and security in cities.

GAP member organizations are mapped and searchable on this website’s member directory under Type: General Assembly of Partners

 The General Assembly of Partners has met several times in different regions of the world: October, 2015 (New York), December, 2015 (Paris), March (TBA), 2015, Indonesia (July), 2016, October (Quito), 2016, May (Nairobi), 2017 and February (Kuala Lumpur) 2018.

The Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) PCG is the newest addition to the GAP platform. Approved at the World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur (February 2018), they have hit the ground running and will be electing co-chairs in the 2018 election.

GAP SOGI Application
Sexual-Orientation-and-Gender-Identities-Voted-in-as-GAP-Official-Group
2018 PCG Elections- SOGI Procedures and Candidates

SOGI PCG Co-Chairs

  1.  Danilo Manzano, Fundación Esquel (Ecuador)
  2. Dr. Joy Masuhara, member, Queer: SOGI PCG (Canada)

 

Location

Contact Person

Danilo Manzano PCG Co-Chair

dmanzano@esquel.org.ec

  • Topics

    • Equity
    • Health
    • Housing
    • Other
    • UN Habitat III
    • Urbanization
  • types

    • GAP Members
    • NGO
  • regions

    • Europe
    • North America
    • South America
  • scales

    • City/MSA
    • International
    • MultiNational
    • National
    • Neighborhood
    • Regional