LGBTQ+ Refugees

As an LGBTQ activist, Danny Ramadan has been involved in coordinating online and on the ground efforts to support Queer and Trans identifying refugees from Syria to immigrate to Canada.

Danny runs the annual fundraiser, An Evening in Damascus, to support those efforts.

Since May 2015, he has raised over $150.000 to support a total of eight other LGBTQ-identifying Syrian refugees; and participated in efforts to ensure safe passage to 28 Syrian Queer and Trans refugees to Canada.

His public speaking and storytelling made him a regular presenter in conferences, conventions and storytelling events across Canada on topics relating to the LGBTQ+ refugees experience.

He was a keynote speaker at QMUNITY’s IDAHOT Breakfast, the Liberal Party Convention, Six Degrees Conference, among others. His TEDx talk has gathered thousands of views on YouTube.

⭐️ Learn about An Evening in Damascus ⭐️