“Research has found that viewers of movies with LGBTI themes are exposed to one depiction of tobacco use every 15 minutes.”
Categories include Artist of the Year, Connecting the Community, Media Excellence, and Person of the Year.
“Did your business fly a rainbow for marriage equality? Good, now what are you doing to support your trans employees? IDAHOBIT is a day to encourage behind the scenes action and change.”
“If these are parents of young people, there’s a 10 per cent chance that their kid might be queer. What’s that going to be like for them?”
“If you repeat it often enough people think it’s the truth”
Community heroes were celebrated at the awards night in Melbourne.
The 2017 GLOBE Community Awards will help to highlight the excellent work supporting the LGBTI community across Victoria.
“Young people are exploring their sexuality and gender more openly but the rate of homophobic and transphobic bullying in school is staying mostly the same”
The new program comes after the education department took control over the program from Safe Schools Victoria.