Fondation Émergence publishes its 2017 campaign against homophobia and transphobia in nine foreign languages.

Published by May 5, 2017 12:15 pm

For the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia on May 17th:

Fondation Émergence publishes its 2017 campaign against homophobia and transphobia in nine foreign languages.

Montreal, May 1, 2017 —Fondation Émergence is pleased to make available to many audiences across the world digital versions of its 2017 campaign posters in nine languages, in addition to French and English.

According to Mr. Claude Leblond, President of Fondation Émergence, “in addition to French and English, the availability of the posters in nine foreign languages will allow all those involved in the fight against homophobia and transphobia throughout the world to have access to a tool that they will be able to print or easily circulate on social networks around the globe.”

As mentioned on March 28th, when the 2017 campaign theme and visuals were announced, this year’s slogan, Regardless of Gender, aims to highlight, and raise public awareness of, certain human challenges that trans people experience.

This campaign was designed by the agency lg2 in collaboration with Fondation Émergence. The National Bank of Canada is the official presenter of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia.

About Fondation Émergence

Fondation Émergence works to fight homophobia and transphobia and to protect the rights and inclusion of LGBT people in society through awareness campaigns, projects, surveys and award ceremonies as part of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, which it initiated in 2003. www.fondationemergence.orgwww.homophobie.org

About the National Bank of Canada

With 234 billion dollars in assets as of January 31, 2017, the National Bank of Canada, along with its subsidiaries, is one of Canada’s largest integrated financial groups. It employs over 21,000 people and is recognized as a premier employer. Its securities are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow its activities on bnc.ca or through social networks such as FacebookLinkedIn and Twitter.

About lg2

An integrated communications agency founded in 1991, lg2, with more than 260 employees and offices in Montreal, Quebec City and Toronto, is now the largest independent agency in Canada. lg2 offers services in strategy, technological development, advertising, UX/UI design, experiential design, as well graphic design, packaging, content marketing and social media, performance measurement, shopper marketing and production.

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Source: 

Fondation Émergence

Spokesperson:

Laurent Breault, Program Director

Phone: 438 384-1058

laurent.breault@fondationemergence.org

email@fondationemergence.org

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