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UP holds first-ever systemwide Pride

With the theme, “Heal, Rise Unite!”, UP Pride 2021 advocates that we heal through a rights-based and evidence-based pandemic response, rise for equality within and outside the university, and unite to defend human rights and end anti-LGBTQI+ discrimination, harassment, and violence.

One System, One Pride.

This year’s UP Pride makes history as the first-ever system-wide pride celebration. With the theme, “Heal, Rise Unite!”, UP Pride 2021 advocates that we heal through a rights-based and evidence-based pandemic response, rise for equality within and outside the university, and unite to defend human rights and end anti-LGBTQI+ discrimination, harassment, and violence.

Join the entire UP Community in the official UP Pride 2021 events for the whole month of October:

UP Pride Opening | October 8, 10 AM | Facebook Live

UP Pride Campaign Video | October 25, 10 AM | Facebook Live

UP Pride Film Festival | October 25-29 | Vimeo

Equality Talk 1: Being Queer in UP | October 27, 4-6 PM | Facebook Live

Equality Talk 2: Seal the Bill | October 28, 4-6 PM | Facebook Live

UP Pride Twitter Rally | October 29, 5 PM | Twitter

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UP Pride Night: Culminight & Protest | October 29, 6-9 PM | Facebook Live

All of this year’s events will be held online, most through the official UP Pride Facebook page. With the current status of the pandemic, we strive for everyone’s safety, but we will continue making our voices heard as we fight for equality and human rights.

UP Pride 2020 is brought to you by UP Babaylan, together with Lagablab LGBT Network, Babaylanes, Inc, Colgate-Palmolive, and DKT Health Inc., co-presented by UP Center for Women’s and Gender Studies, University of the Philippines, UP System GAD Committee, UPD Office for Anti-Sexual Harassment, UP Diliman Gender Office, UP Office of Student Financial Assistance, UP Office of the Student Regent, UP LIPAD, UP Outlaws, UP Mentefuwaley, Bahagsari UP Manila, UPLB Babaylan, UPD Bahaghari, UP Babaylan – Baguio Chapter, UP Babaylan – Clark Chapter, UP Diliman University Student Council, and UPLB University Student Council. It’s also brought to you by our major media partners, ASTIG.PH and WhenInManila.com.

For more information, visit the official UP Pride Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/uppride/) or Instagram and Twitter accounts (@upprideofficial).

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