Lithuanian Singer Erica Jennings Invites you to Attend the “Baltic Pride“ 2019 March!

Lithuanian Singer Erica Jennings Invites you to Attend the “Baltic Pride“ 2019 March!

Popular Lithuanian singer, Erica Jennings, has recorded a video greeting for participants of the “Baltic Pride“ march on June 8th in Vilnius. The singer equated the “Baltic Pride“ march to a fight for women‘s rights. “It is very important that we support this celebration because its essence is the struggle for equal rights. In the […]
Εκπαιδευτικά Εργαστήρια για την πρόληψη και αντιμετώπιση στερεοτύπων και προκαταλήψεων κατά ΛΟΑΤΚΙ+ ανθρώπων μέσω των ΜΜΕ

Εκπαιδευτικά Εργαστήρια για την πρόληψη και αντιμετώπιση στερεοτύπων και προκαταλήψεων κατά ΛΟΑΤΚΙ+ ανθρώπων μέσω των ΜΜΕ

Το ΚΜΟΠ-Κέντρο Κοινωνικής Δράσης και Καινοτομίας και η Colour Youth Κοινότητα LGBTQ Νέων Αθήνας διοργανώνουν δύο (2) Εκπαιδευτικά Εργαστήρια για φοιτητές-τριες Πανεπιστημιακών και Ιδιωτικών Σχολών ΜΜΕ και Δημοσιογραφίας, με αντικείμενο την πρόληψη και αντιμετώπιση αρνητικών στερεοτύπων και προκαταλήψεων κατά των ΛΟΑΤΚΙ+ ανθρώπων μέσω των ΜΜΕ. Τα Εκπαιδευτικά Εργαστήρια θα έχουν διάρκεια δέκα (10) ώρες έκαστο […]
LGL Presents Educational Material for LGBT Activists in Hostile Environments

LGL Presents Educational Material for LGBT Activists in Hostile Environments

In August, 2018 the National LGBT rights organization LGL published educational material for LGBT activists operating in hostile environments. “Restricted Expression: Guidelines and Recommendations for LGBT activists in hostile environments” looks at legislations, both enacted and proposed, aimed at limiting the freedom of speech and expression in Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine. The publication also provides […]
Cross-country desk research “Human Rights vs Aggressive Information” published in Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine

Cross-country desk research “Human Rights vs Aggressive Information” published in Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine

In the framework of the project “Promotion of Democracy – independent information dissemination from the Human Rights perspective“ the National LGBT rights organization LGL together with activists from partner countries Belarus and Ukraine, conducted a desk research on the topics of aggressive information in Lithuanian, Belarusian and Ukranian media, the legal framework of each Country […]
Protection of minors, or censorship of LGBT content?

Protection of minors, or censorship of LGBT content?

While it is widely believed and claimed that amendments made in 2009 to the Lithuanian Law on the Protection of Minors against the Detrimental Effect of Public Information are no longer actively applied to the LGBT community, we must remind ourselves the history of these amendments and how they affect the Lithuanian LGBT community’s freedom […]
LGL office attacked

LGL office attacked

On August 10th, our ETHoS project partner, the Lithuanian National LGBT rights organization LGL, was attacked at its offices in the center of Vilnius. We would like to express our warmest support to LGL, its employees and beneficiaries and we hope that the ongoing investigation will soon lead to bringing the attackers to justice. Such […]
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