LGBTQ individuals face unique threats when traveling abroad. Depending on the country, laws and local attitudes may affect the safety and security of your LGBTQ travelers. Concerns of discrimination and the need to navigate a different set of rules and restrictions can add additional stress to a trip.
To help you understand some of these concerns, WorldAware has teamed up with the US State Department for their next LGBTQ Travel Twitter Chat. Our team of experts with a deep understanding of the unique security challenges LGBTQ individuals face in various countries will be on hand to answer questions.
Join the Twitter chat on Tuesday, December 10 at 2 p.m. by following the #LGBTtravel hashtag.
In this chat, you and your LGBTQ personnel and allies can learn:
- Best practices for navigating customs
- How to manage health conditions while traveling
- Essential information to include in a pre-trip brief
- How to access assistance while in a foreign country
- Safety precautions for attending LGBTQ festivals or events
Remember to follow @WorldAwareIntl on Twitter and refresh your browser while following the chat at the #LGBTtravel hashtag.
WorldAware provides intelligence-driven, integrated risk management solutions that enable multinational organizations to operate globally with confidence. WorldAware’s end-to-end tailored solutions, integrated world-class threat intelligence, innovative technology, and response services help organizations mitigate risk and protect their LGBTQ people. Our LGBTQ bespoke intelligence covers global attitudes, events, and issues that have the potential to affect the safety of LGBTQ persons.