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

Marriage and Relationship Equality

Marriage Policy

Single Marriage Statute

Civil Unions


National Department of Basic Education (DBE)

Western Cape Education Department (WCED)

Gender-Based Violence and ‘Corrective’ Rape

Gender Equality

Hate Crimes and Hate Speech

Intersex Genital Mutilation (IGM)

Legal Gender Recognition

National Health Insurance (NHI)

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)

Sexual Offences

Sex Work Decriminalisation

Victim Support Services

United Nations Independent Expert on SOGI

Legal Gender Recognition

Other Publications 

Hate Crimes 


Safer Sex 

Health and Human Rights

Press Statements