Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Indignante intento de Ucrania de ignorar la discriminación homófoba

El intento de Ucrania de persuadir a la Comisión Europea para que este organismo libere al país de su compromiso de legislar contra la homofobia es una inaceptable tentativa de negar la igualdad de derechos en el país, ha dicho hoy Amnistía Internacional. El intento de Ucrania de persuadir a la Comisión Europea para que este organismo libere al país de su compromiso de legislar contra la homofobia es una inaceptable tentativa de negar la igualdad de

Ukraine’s attempt to ignore homophobic discrimination outrageous

Ukraine’s bid to persuade the European Commission to release the country from its commitment to legislate against homophobia is an unacceptable attempt to deny equal rights in the country, Amnesty International said today. Ukraine’s bid to persuade the European Commission to release the country from its commitment to legislate against homophobia is an unacceptable attempt to deny equal rights in the country, Amnesty

Ukraine’s attempt to ignore homophobic discrimination outrageous - 6 September 2013

Headline Title:  Ukraine’s attempt to ignore homophobic discrimination outrageous Ukraine’s bid to persuade the European Commission to release the country from its commitment to legislate against homophobia is an unacceptable attempt to deny equal rights in the country, Amnesty Ukraine’s bid to persuade the European Commission to release the country from its commitment to legislate against homophobia is an unacceptable attempt to deny equal rights in the country. Media Node:  Ukraine Story Location:  Ukraine 51° 21' 25.7292" N, 34° 53' 33.2808" E “Ukraine cannot pick and choose which citizens should be protected from discrimination. Instead it must honour its commitment to develop a legal framework to combat homophobia and the EU must hold it to that commitment at every opportunity. ” Source:  Denis Krivosheev, Europe and Central Asia Deputy Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Ukraine: First LGBTI Pride March an important step forward for human rights in Ukraine Description:  Public Statement, 27 May 2013 URL:  Ukraine: Kyiv authorities in shameful about-face on Pride march Description:  Story, 23 May 2013 URL:  Ukraine: Amnesty International condemns Kyiv Pride court ban application Description:  Public Statement, 22 May 2013 URL:  Ukraine: Discrimination and violent attacks in pervasive climate of homophobia Description:  News story/report, 16 May 2013 URL:  Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine and South Africa Description:  Feature, 13 May 2013

Los líderes del G-20 deben rechazar la ley homófoba adoptada por Rusia

Los líderes mundiales que se reúnen esta semana en San Petersburgo deben condenar la draconiana ley homófoba adoptada por Rusia y hacer cuanto esté en su poder para persuadir a las autoridades de que la deroguen, ha afirmado Amnistía Internacional en vísperas de la reunión del G-20 que comienza el 5 de septiembre. Los líderes mundiales que se reúnen esta semana en San Petersburgo deben condenar la draconiana ley homófoba adoptada por Rusia y hacer cuanto esté en su poder para persuadir a las autoridades de q

Les dirigeants du G20 doivent rejeter la loi homophobe adoptée par la Russie

Les dirigeants mondiaux se réunissant à Saint-Pétersbourg cette semaine doivent condamner la loi draconienne et homophobe adoptée par la Russie, et faire tout ce qui est en leur pouvoir pour convaincre les autorités de la mettre au rebut, a déclaré Amnesty International à l'approche de la réunion du G20 qui s'ouvre jeudi 5 septembre. Les dirigeants mondiaux se réunissant à Saint-Pétersbourg cette semaine doivent condamner la loi draconienne et homophobe adoptée par la Russie, et faire tout ce qui est en leur pouvoir pour convai

G20 leaders must reject Russia’s homophobic law

World leaders gathering in St. Petersburg this week must condemn Russia’s draconian homophobic law and do all in their power to persuade authorities to scrap it, Amnesty International said ahead of the G20 meeting starting next 5 September. World leaders gathering in St.

G20 leaders must reject Russia’s homophobic law - 4 September 2013

Headline Title:  G20 leaders must reject Russia’s homophobic law World leaders gathering in St. World leaders gathering in St. Petersburg this week must condemn Russia’s draconian homophobic law and do all in their power to persuade authorities to scrap it. Media Node:  Russia LGBTI Story Location:  Russia 57° 35' 39.8688" N, 61° 20' 51.5616" E “Russia’s new law effectively banning public activism by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) individuals has done nothing but create a climate of intolerance and promote violence by vigilante groups.” Source:  John Dalhuisen, Europe and Central Asia Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Russia: Ongoing attack on the rights of LGBTI people Description:  Public Statement, 3 July 2013 URL:  Russia: New laws an affront to basic human rights Description:  News Story, 1 July 2013 URL:  Russian Federation: Second LGBT organisation falls foul of Foreign Agents Law and rising homophobia Description:  Public Statement, 27 June 2013

Lithuania court gives green light for Baltic Pride march

Lithuania’s Supreme Administrative Court today dealt a blow against discrimination by upholding the right of Baltic Pride organizers to hold their third annual march in the centre of the capital Vilnius on 27 July, Amnesty International said. Lithuania’s Supreme Administrative Court today dealt a blow against discrimination by upholding the right of Baltic Pride organizers to hold their third annual march in the centre of the capital Vi

Un tribunal lituano da luz verde a la marcha del Orgullo Báltico

El Tribunal Supremo Administrativo de Lituania ha asestado hoy un golpe a la discriminación al proteger el derecho de los organizadores de la marcha del Orgullo Báltico a celebrar el 27 de julio su tercera marcha anual en el centro de la capital, Vilna. Así lo ha manifestado hoy Amnistía Internacional.  El Tribunal Supremo Administrativo de Lituania ha asestado hoy un golpe a la discriminación al proteger el derecho de los organizadores de la marcha del Orgullo Báltico a celebrar el 27 de julio su

مصر: هذا وقت توخى أقصى درجات الحذر وضبط النفس  
 - 3 July 2013

Headline Title:  مصر: هذا وقت توخى أقصى درجات الحذر وضبط النفس  
 في أعقاب الإطاحة بالرئيس مرسي في مصر، تحث منظمة العفو الدولية قوات الأمن ومن بينها القوات المسلحة على بذل ما بوسعهما من أجل حماية حقوق الجميع في مصر، وبغض النظر عن انتماء في أعقاب الإطاحة بالرئيس مرسي في مصر، تحث منظمة العفو الدولية قوات الأمن ومن بينها القوات المسلحة على بذل ما بوسعهما من أجل حماية حقوق الجميع في مصر، وبغض النظر عن انتماءاتهم السياسية Media Node:  Egypt AR Story Location:  Egypt 25° 53' 50.802" N, 29° 31' 52.5" E “في ظل أوقات التوتر الشديد هذه، ومع تعليق العمل بدستور البلاد، أصبح من الأهمية بمكان، وأكثر من أي وقت مضى، أن يمتثل الجيش لمقتضيات ما يترتب على مصر من التزامات بموجب القانون الدولي لحقوق الإنسان” Source:  سليل شيتي الأمين العام لمنظمة العفو الدولية URL:  Egypt security forces’ failure to stop protest deaths ‘suspicious’ Description:  News, 3 July 2013 URL:  Further evidence gathered by Amnesty International on clashes in Egypt since 30 June Description:  Briefing, 03 July 2013 URL:  Egypt: Security forces must show restraint and prevent protest bloodshed Description:  Press release, 28 July 2013

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