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Video Blog: To Fight Discrimination, We Need to Fill the LGBTI Data Gap

March 1, 2017

Exclusion and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) is a serious development issue. In this video, the World Bank’s Senior Director Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez and SOGI Advisor Clifton Cortez explain the urgent need to fill the LGBTI data gap. They’ve also discussed why inclusion matters for development, as well as what can be done to end poverty and inequality for LGBTI and other excluded groups.