Tijuana’s Cultural Center will be illuminated for International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia


With this symbolic action, Cecut declares itself an inclusive, safe and hate-free space

The International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia was established on May 17 by the United Nations, in commemoration of the date on which homosexuality was eliminated from the international classification of mental illnesses by agreement of the General Assembly. of the World Health Organization, in 1990.

Therefore, this Monday, May 17, the Tijuana Cultural Center will join in the commemoration of this day, intervening with light one of the iconic spaces of the Center and the city; this in recognition of the role that institutions and cultural venues play in the advancement of human rights in the world, and in the conviction that all people have the right to live in a world without discrimination and free from hatred.

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The lighting of the IMAX Dome with the flags of sexual diversity that make up the broad spectrum of the LGBTTTI community will take place at nightfall on Monday, so those interested in attending and taking a picture must maintain preventive measures against Covid-19 such as the use of face masks, healthy distance, as well as avoiding staying for long periods on the esplanade of the institution to prevent crowds and possible infections.

With this symbolic action, the Tijuana Cultural Center seeks to communicate to society the importance of living with respect for difference as the only possible way of concord, to move from all vulnerable and non-vulnerable sectors towards the construction of just and respectful cities. universal human rights.

In turn, Cecut declares itself an inclusive, safe, and hate-free space, in which everyone can feel represented, it was said in a statement.

As of 2019, the Cecut has put special interest in promoting, through its different management and dissemination programs and strategies, the inclusion of all social sectors in consideration of the importance that public institutions signify their respect for dignity human.

Source: sandiegored.com

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