Darren Ho, "Our City of Colours: How does sexual orientation interact with ethnicity to affect health?"Presentation Transcript
How does sexual orientation interact with ethnicity to affect health?
Mission Statement “Our City of Colours is a grass-roots community based project that aims topromote the visibility of LGBTQ people of colour in a variety of linguistic and cultural communities across the Metro Vancouver region.”
Project Details• Who: Chinese, Punjabi, Iranian, Korean• Where: Burnaby, Coquitlam, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver• What: Posters
Background• Understanding immigrant attitudes• Cultural perceptions of LGBTQ people• Lack of exposure to LGBTQ content