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Letter of Support to Georgian Civil Society

Photo by Ilia Samurganidi Dear Georgian friends, colleagues, partners, With this letter we, Armenian civil society organizations and individuals, express our strong solidarity with you. We support you in your courage to stand against consistent and constant efforts by Georgia’s government to limit civic freedoms… Read More

Homophobia claimed two more lives

On the evening of October 20, two young people jumped from the Davtashen bridge. Both died. Before committing suicide, the boys posted photos on Instagram with the following caption: “Happy End. Decisions about sharing photos and our next steps were taken by both of us together.” In one… Read More

Terms of reference for website development

Pink human rights defender NGO is looking for web developers or a company to redesign and rebuild the organization’s website based on the organization’s needs. Pink will contract a web developer company of individual programmers to provide technical assistance in developing Pink’s website. Read More

Statement on the Azerbaijani offensive against Artsakh

On September 27, 2020, the dictatorial regime of Azerbaijan launched a large-scale attack along the entire line of contact of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) using heavy artillery, tanks, aircraft and missiles. Towns and villages in Artsakh are being bombed, including the capital city of Stepanakert, as well as the border of… Read More

”Community and Awareness” sub-granting competition

Pink human rights defender non-governmental organization announces a call for a small sub-grant competition named “Community and awareness”. The maximum amount of the sub-grant is 1 million AMD (including taxes). Sub-grant projects must start on October 1st, and can last until November 30th (for a maximum period of 2 months). Read More

“Queerantine” online competition-exhibition

“Pink” Human Rights Defender Non-governmental organization is organizing “Queerantine” online competition-exhibition dedicated to the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) which is celebrated every year on May 17th. To participate in “Queerantine” you need to submit your original photos or hand-drawn pictures or computer graphics, which reflect the ideas… Read More

Government avoids addressing LGBT rights situation at the UN

On January 23, human rights situation in Armenia was observed during the 35th session of the United Nations Universal Periodic Review, based on reports submitted by the government and civil society. The government’s report did not address discrimination and hate crimes based on sexual orientation and gender identity in the… Read More