Research

Victory Institute's research seeks to better understand the impact of LGBTQ political leaders on moving equality forward around the world.

  • Igualdad para construir democracia_Perú

    This report (English + Español) explores the political participation during the last 10 years in Peru. The document draw conclusions about those candidacies an…

  • OutDiplomacy examines the impact of President Obama's appointment of six openly gay ambassadors and one special envoy – leading to unprecedented visibility of …

  • This report (English + Español) explores the political participation of LGBTI people in Colombia – including the experiences, perceptions, obstacles and opport…

  • The third brief in the “More Than Represent” series examines the impact LGB representatives had on influencing straight lawmaker colleagues to vote in favor of…

  • The second brief in the “More Than Represent” series examines the impact openly LGBTQ state legislators have on thwarting anti-equality legislation opponents p…

  • The first brief in the “More Than Represent” series examines the relationship between the current level of LGBTQ equality in the states and the number of openl…

  • The report (Español) highlights key moments from the Second Meeting of LGBT Political Leaders in Latin America and the Caribbean in October 2015 in Honduras.

  • Standing Out Report

    The report examines trans and gender variant candidates running for office, their campaigns and their impact once elected.

  • LGBT Representation in LAC Report

    The report (English + Español) examines what Latin America’s experience on LGBTQ issues teaches us about the conditions under which rights in general, and LGBT…

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