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"Our hearts are big": After a cyclone hits Timor-Leste, the LGBTQI community gives support, gains acceptance

29 August 2021
A group of young people wearing masks sit cross-legged in front of a rainbow-coloured flag.
Caption: LGBTQI members of the organization, Arcoiris, were on the frontline supporting the community kitchen.
Photo: © Arcoiris Timor-Leste
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