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


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