Rights of LGBTI persons are violated in Armenia. CoE Commissioner for Human Rights

The Council of Europe’s Human Rights Commissioner Dunja Miyatovich has published a report following her visit to Armenia in September 2018. The report focuses mainly on women’s rights, gender equality and domestic violence, as well as human rights of vulnerable […]

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The criminal code doesn՛t recognize homophobia as an aggravating circumstance. Report

Human Rights Watch published the World Report 2019 which is addressing human rights issues of the previous year. In the chapter about Armenia, the report hihlighted political changes in the country and addressed Yerevan municipality elections, abuse by law enforcement […]

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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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