Creating a Safe and Empowering Space for Lesbian and Bisexual Women in Belize

2019

PETAL stands for Promoting Empowerment Through Awareness of Les/Bi Women and is the first LBQ-led organisation in Belize. This documentary gives an in-depth insight into the birth and the development of PETAL. Since 2011 it has developed into one of the leading organisations in Belize advocating for gender diversity and gender justice. PETAL’s signature intervention […]

PETAL stands for Promoting Empowerment Through Awareness of Les/Bi Women and is the first LBQ-led organisation in Belize. This documentary gives an in-depth insight into the birth and the development of PETAL. Since 2011 it has developed into one of the leading organisations in Belize advocating for gender diversity and gender justice. PETAL’s signature intervention is called ‘Conversations’. This is a low-key but highly effective method which has led to mobilisation and engagement of numerous LBQ-women throughout Belize.

Watch the documentary below to know more!