The report on “Human Rights Situation of LGBT People in Armenia” was presented

Roundtable on Human Rights Situation of LGBT People in Armenia took place on July 11. Adam Stefan, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) mission chief, said in his opening speech that protection of human rights, including LGBT people’s, is […]

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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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Armenia is 3rd worst country in Europe for LGBTI people

Contradictory messages emerged from Armenia in 2015. On the one hand, the marriage rights of LGBTI people were limited in a sweeping package of constitutional changes and LGBTI activists were harassed on the street and online. On the other hand, […]

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“Iravunq” newspaper, LGBT forum, attack on transgender people in HRW report

People continue to face discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, harassment, and physical violence in Armenia, according to Human Rights Watch’s (HRW) annual report for 2015. “The government’s proposed constitutional changes rendered same-sex marriage illegal in Armenia, but […]

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