Pellot led a session on media engagement strategies for church media practitioners from across Southern Africa on March 20, 2018.
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Taboom Director Brian Pellot serves as co-facilitator at The Other Foundation’s kopano
The gathering focused on accelerating change for LGBTI struggles in southern Africa.
Taboom Director Brian Pellot hosts Global Investigative Journalism Conference sessions on LGBTQI+ reporting
Taboom Founding Director Brian Pellot hosted a workshop, panel and networking session on Investigating LGBTQI+ issues at the 10th Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Taboom hosts 2nd ‘Covering Religion & Sexual and Gender Minorities in Sub-Saharan Africa’ journalism workshop
Our second four-day workshop on covering religion and SSOGIE (sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression) issues brought together 18 journalists from 16 countries across Sub-Saharan Africa.
Taboom co-hosts first ever panel at Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa
The newly opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa hosted an LGBTQI+ tour and panel as part of our second Sub-Saharan journalism training workshop.
Taboom Launches Reporting Guide on Sexual and Gender Minorities & Religion in Sub-Saharan Africa
The handbook includes practical tips, trainee stories, and a source guide to assist journalists as they report on LGBTQI+ issues and religion in Sub-Saharan Africa.
VIDEO: LGBTQI+Religion Reporting in Sub-Saharan Africa Panel
This panel brings together journalists and activists from four African nations to discuss challenges in covering religion and LGBTQI+ issues in their communities.
Taboom Director Brian Pellot quoted in Reuters article on LGBTQI+ rights in Zimbabwe
“This widespread belief that scripture is inherently homophobic doesn’t hold up when you look at the text in its entirety and with an open mind,” said Brian Pellot.
Taboom Director Brian Pellot leads workshop on gender and sexuality reporting in Zimbabwe
The training in Harare focused on ethical and responsible gender and sexuality reporting.
Taboom Director Brian Pellot offers faith leaders media engagement tips at Nairobi gathering
Pellot presented on traditional and social media engagement strategies at the Global Religions Convening in Nairobi, Kenya, June 17-19, 2017.