Amid rising hate speech and crime, vulnerable people across Europe find themselves disconnected from the popular story of the region’s success in securing LGBTI rights.
As the Polish LGBTI community faces political demonisation and violent attacks, it’s time for our leaders to strategically put people first.
In recent days, Armenia’s LGBTI community has been seriously failed on multiple occasions by national authorities after concerted attacks by conservative groups.
Nine members of the LGBTQ community in Armenia were attacked late last night (Friday 3 August 2018).
There are two distinct legal processes going on, in relation to hate crime and hate speech laws respectively.
ILGA-Europe have received reports of LGBTI-phobic attacks against members of the community in Armenia. LAST UPDATED: 17 April
Miranda Pagava – an activist with Equality Movement and a trans woman – was attacked in Tbilisi on 28 January
ILGA-Europe have received reports of attacks targeting the 2017 Equality Festival in Zaporizhia.
The European Coalition to end violence against women and girls calls on the EU decision-makers to mark International Women’s Day with concrete actions.