Posters calling for tolerance towards LGBTQ people have been put up in the streets of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad.
Malaysia's Ministry of Health has launched a contest to define what is the best "prevention" against same-sex relationships and "gender confusion".
Taiwan's highest court recently ruled in favor of marriage equality. The judges said that all laws that oppose marriage for same-sex couples were unconstitutional. On the other hand, it was not yet known how and especially when marriage equality was to be legalized.
A hotel in Beirut in Lebanon canceled a LGBT conference following threats from religious.
In an interview with The Canadian Press, Ontario’s minister of government and consumer services Tracey MacCharles said the Government will launch gender-neutral birth certificates next year.