Advisor on Iranian Human Rights and LGBTQ Issues
Omid Iravanipour is a New York-based LGBTQ rights activist who is an advisor on Iranian human rights and LGBTQ issues at United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI). Omid moved to the United States in 2007 from Iran and while continuing his post-graduate studies at CCNY in landscape architecture, he decided to use his newly gained privileges to help his fellow Iranian queer community. As a board member of the Canada-based Iranian queer organization “Queerkadeh,” Omid helps echo the life story of the Iranian queer community. He has also served as a social media consultant to the PaykanArtCar.
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