JULY 27-31, 2022 Toronto, Canada

Celebrating all Black LGBTQI Diversity and Excellence

Our History

Founded in 2020: Global Back Pride is the first ever and only activist-led global Pride event that brings together Black LGBTQI communities across all continents to celebrate their culture, diversity and provide a space for activists and community-based organizations across the globe to engage and reflect.

Our Team

Founding*/Organizing Members:

Micheal Ighodaro*

Wayne Black

Matthew Blaise*

Monroe France*

Gerald Garth*

Jason Isak

Anthony Johns

Kimberley Knox*

Jide Macaulay*

Rikki Nathanson*

Phyll Opoku-Gyimah*

Kenita Placide*

Marc Thompson

Dashawn Usher

Daniel Yomi

Brian Ragas



Our Mission

A global platform to celebrate all Black LGBTQI diversity and to build a global movement to fight for freedom, liberation and justice for all Black LGBTQI communities across the globe.

Global Black Pride Logo

Presenting Sponsor