Report: Human rights situation of LGBT people, 2017

The Human Rights Situation of LGBT People in Armenia, 2017 report summarizes the cases filed to and documented by PINK Armenia, presents excerpts from interviews with LGBT persons, introduces the court cases filed in 2017 and publications from online and […]

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The MP suggested to isolate LGBTI people

LGBTnews.am has interviewed Gevorg Petrosyan, an MP from “Tsarukyan” faction, lawyer, who lectures are YSU, Faculty of Law. In the National Assembly, he is a member of Standing Committee on State and Legal Affairs and Protection of Human Rights and […]

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To discredit the law on domestic violence it’s being linked to LGBT people

“Foreign emissaries are working with Armenian youth to propagate perversion under the pretext of the law against domestic violence,” says the president of “Pan Armenian Parental Committee” Arman Boshyan. It must be noted, that by saying perversion he means LGBT […]

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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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Government of Armenia did not take steps to protect LGBTI people. HRW report

In 2016 government of Armenia has not addressed hate speech or discrimination against LGBTI people, is stated in 2017 report of Human Rights Watch (HRW), adding that LGBTI people continue to face discrimination, harassment and violence. Citing PINK Armenia’s survey […]

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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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