Education, Fun, and Entertainment

Kamilia Manaf

JASS SEA alum, Kamilia Manaf, was recently interviewed about the launch of a comic strip designed to teach LGBTQI youth about their rights using Yogyakarta principles. Her organization, the Indonesian Youth Lesbian Center is well-known for its cretaive use of ICTs to make LGBTQI rights accessible to a wide range of audiences. As a founder and director, Kamilia describes their motto as "EDUFUNTAINMENT: Education, Fun, and Entertainment," a strategy that incorporates creative arts and sports to create safe spaces for young LGBTQI empowerment. Lauded for its inventive approach, the comic strip will be translated and shared with activists worldwide.