Annual Review: Human Rights Situation of LGBT People in 2016

2016 began with the assault of LGBT activists but the perpetrators were neither identified nor brought to justice. Although tangible positive changes were noticeable throughout the year, no action has been taken at the state level to ensure that LGBT […]

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Grave violations against perceived gay and bisexual men in Chechnya should be investigated

Eastern Coalition for LGBT Equality is deeply concerned with the grave human rights violations of the LGBT people in Chechnya. We are also concerned by the lack of response from authorities and threats towards journalists and human rights defenders who […]

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Hate Crimes against LGBT People in Armenia

Crimes and other incidents motivated by hatred and intolerance are everyday realities in Armenian society. In recent years, PINK Armenia has recorded numerous complaints concerning crimes and other violations motivated by a person’s real or perceived sexual orientation and/or gender […]

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EaP Civil Society Forum Condemns the Heinous Crime Committed in Orlando City

With the initiative of PINK Armenia NGO Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum made a statement condemning the slaughter at “Pulse” gay club in USA, Orlando. Statement says: The Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum Condemns the Heinous Crime Committed in the City of […]

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We condemn hate against innocent victims in Orlando

An armed man broke into the LGBT nightclub “Pulse” on June 12 in Orlando, Florida, killing 50 people and injuring 53 others. We, representatives of the LGBTI community, supporters, civil society representatives and Armenian citizens, condemn the hate crime committed […]

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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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