Human rights situation of LGBT people in Armenia 2015

2015 was a regressive year for LGBT people’s rights in Armenia, since the newly accepted Constitution restricted marriage as a union only between a man and a woman. The issue of same-sex marriage was brought up in a broad manner […]

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Civil society condemns the promotion of hate speech and discrimination at the state level in Armenia

We, the representatives of civil society, consider discrimination and hate speech, continued physical and psychological persecution of people, as well as violations of the judicial system on these occasions in Armenia unacceptable. In particular, we express our concerns regarding the […]

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Photo contest

“Public Information and Need of Knowledge” NGO will hold a photo exhibition called (IN)2VALUABLE. In order to take part in the exhibition, the authors can submit their photos, where the concepts of tolerance and anti-discrimination are reflected. The best entries […]

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”Iravunk” newspaper continues to preach violence

On 17th of May, 2014, the editor-in-chief of “Iravunk” newspaper Hovhannes Galajyan published an article on the newspaper’s website titled “They serve the interests of international homosexual lobbying: the blacklist of country’s and nation’s enemies.” In the article, the author […]

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International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia

May 17 is the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia. It is celebrated every year on May 17 in more than 100 countries in order to raise issues about violations of LGBT human rights. The day is symbolic because of […]

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