This year, in its 15th year of anniversary, the Pride March was banned by Istanbul Governor’s Office, a day before its occurrence.
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The Pride march was planned for Sunday 25 June in the vicinity of Taksim Square.
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On 7-8 December, ILGA-Europe were pleased to host a study visit on Freedom of Assembly and Pride Marches, a staple of the LGBTI movement since the 1960s that in recent years has faced new challenges and limitations.
LGBTI activists in Turkey have denounced attempts to limit their right to peacefully assemble.
May has become a very tough month in regards freedom of assembly for LGBTI persons in Russia.
ILGA-Europe call on city authorities and law enforcement officials in Lviv to offer their full and unconditional support to the Equality Festival.
This morning, the Seimas had been due to vote on a bill designed to restrict freedom of expression and freedom of assembly.
A bill designed to restrict freedom of expression and freedom of assembly has made an unwelcome reappearance on Lithuania’s parliamentary agenda.
The Pride march due to take place in the city of Nikšić was banned for the 3rd time this year earlier in September.