Research, advocacy and policy

Triangle Project not only provides direct service provision to LGBTQI+ communities, but maintains a permanent programme committed to research, advocacy and policy on LGBTQI+ and SOGIESC issues. Check out our research reports, policy briefs, submissions and press releases below. 

Research reports

Policy Briefs

Legal and Policy Submissions

Civil Unions


National Department of Basic Education (DBE)

Western Cape Education Department (WCED)

Gender-Based Violence and ‘Corrective’ Rape

Gender Equality

National Health Insurance (NHI)

  • Triangle Project. (2016, 31 May). Submission on National Health Insurance White Paper December 2015. Endorsed by Social, Health and Empowerment Feminist Collective of Transgender Women of Africa (SHE), Free Gender, Durban LGBTI Community and Health Centre, Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (GALA), OUT LGBT Wellbeing, and Gay and Lesbian Network.

Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance 

Refugees, migrants and asylum seekers

Safety and Security

  • Afrika Tikkun’s Young Urban Women, AIDS Legal Network, Gender Health and Justice Research Unit, University of Cape Town, Isidima Sam, Masimanyane Women’s Suppor tCentre, Progressive Women’s Movement of SA, Children’s Happy Home Development Youth Centre, Rapcan, Sonke Gender Justice, SWEAT/Sisonke, Treatment Action Campaign, Triangle Project, Wellness Foundation, Western Cape Network on Violence Against Women, Women on Farms Project, Women’s Legal Centre & Young Urban Women. (2015, 18 September). Joint Submission on the Draft White Paper on Safety and Security.

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)

Victim Support Services

Legal Gender Recognition of Gender Identity

Other Publications 

Hate Crimes 


Safer Sex 

Press Statements