What is GALA

GALA Queer Archive (GALA) is a catalyst for the production, preservation and dissemination of information about the history, culture and contemporary experiences of LGBTIQ people in South Africa. As an archive founded on principles of social justice and human rights, GALA works toward a greater awareness about the lives of LGBTIQ people as a means to an inclusive society. GALA's primary focus is to preserve and nurture LGBTIQ narratives, as well as promote social equality, inclusive education and youth development.