2010 with the aim to approach the migrational oriental society in
the LGBTIQ community and to fight strong prevailing prejudices and
discrimination. We are the contact point for people who are harassed,
and discriminated because of their sexual orientation in the
countries of the
orient, homosexuality is a criminal offense - the punishment range from
imprisonment and torture up to lifelong imprisonment or death penalty.
authority does not only derive from the state. The intolerance towards
of the LGBTIQ Comunity is strongly established in people's minds. The
repudiation of the family and the loss of "social skills" are the
result. If these people have to flee, they are alone and on their own.
Life in exile
is the last escape for these people far away from their
families and their home countries. As refugees oft he LGBTIQ-Comunity
suffer from a doubled form of discrimination as refugees and are faced
extremely complex issue of integration.
ORQOA tries to intervene on different levels to improve the
situation of LGBTIQ-Asylum seekers and to help create a complete
our ultimate aim:
and Public Relation: ORQOA puts it’s emphasis on
building a network with NGOs, media and volunteers out oft he field of
medicine/economy/justice and existing infrastructures and resources
fort the cration
of solutions and for being able to make use of help. With this network
create highest transparancy, collaboration and synnergyeffects in our
work and the service for asylumseekers.
- Individual support of
LGBTIQ-asylum seekers: the creation
and use of monitoring and Buddy services for the individual care and
LGBTIQ-migrants. Creation of educational and social integrative
- Aid to refugees through
of fundraising campaigns, flea markets, seminars, films, panel
informational seminars to assist refugees financially here and abroad
and to create
more acceptance and tolerance.