Understand the benefits and harms encryption has for LGBTQ+ communities and how LGBTQ+ individuals can use encryption to benefit themselves.
Encryption Resources Developed by LGBT Tech
What Is End-to-End Encryption?
Click here to download our encryption one sheet
Click here to view our encryption infographic
"The Internet is an essential tool that helps the LGBTQ+ community live their truth without fear of persecution while protecting their privacy; strong encryption is a critical part of that equation."
Why is Encryption Important for the LGBTQ+ Community?
Encryption can help ensure online communications and activities are kept private, minimizing the risk of violence
and stigma that disproportionately affects this community.
Encryption also allows LGBTQ+ individuals to communicate with accepting and trusted healthcare providers in an open and candid manner thereby greatly increasing the quality of health service and health outcomes
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Encryption & Marginalized Communities:
A Panel hosted by lgbt tech for IT MOD Week 2022
Learn about the importance of E2E encryption for marginalized communities.