Philip Baldwin

Award-Winning Human Rights Activist, Magazine Columnist & Radio Host

  • Recognised at 92 on the 2021 Pride Power List
  • Named as a Stonewall Role Model
  • Author of Positive Damage
  • A columnist in the Gay Times
  • Trustee of the Ozanne Foundation

Leading human rights activist, Philip Baldwin has forged a respectable reputation for his passions surrounding raising awareness of LGBT+ issues, homelessness, faith inclusion and HIV. Diagnosed with HIV at 24 years of age, Philip is passionate about eliminating the stigma surrounding the disease and helps others to find the positives in their diagnosis. Now available to hire as an LGBT speaker, Phillip encourages a more inclusive world for all, despite sexual identification, gender identity, race or age.

Formerly working in financial services in London, Philip now commits his time to advocating for a plethora of human rights along with LGBT+ rights, HIV awareness and other social issues such as homelessness. A columnist in the Gay Times, Philip has also authored his own book titled Positive Damage– exploring his expertise on stigma. Diagnosed with HIV, Philip is passionate about eliminating the stigma surrounding the disease and supports others through their diagnosis.

Alongside his work as an advocate, Philip has also supported various charities, including Positively UK, the Albert Kennedy Trust, the Terrence Higgins Trust, Rainbow and Stonewall. He has also been named a Stonewall Role Model and acted as a Trustee of the Ozanne Foundation. He has also supported the UK Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group and been an Ambassador of Stonewall.

A renowned human rights activist, Philip is now available to hire as an LGBT speaker for a variety of corporate and public events. Having supported a variety of LGBT charities and been named at 92 on the 2021 Pride Power List, Philip explores a range of LGBT+ issues passionately and openly. Encouraging open conversations about often ‘taboo’ subjects, Philip ensures that everyone has the chance to live with dignity despite their sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion or race. When looking for a passionate LGBT speaker, look no further than Philip Baldwin for an empowering speech.

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