Empowering civil society to challenge discrimination against LGBTI persons in Ukraine
Sector: Human rights
EU Contribution: € 218,365.00 (95% of total).
Implementing organisation: The Equal Rights Trust Lbg
Duration: from 11/2012 to 11/2014
Description: The goal of the project is: - to empower civil society in Ukraine to challenge discrimination, including against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) persons by improving documentation of discrimination; - to increase cooperation between civil society organisations on tackling discrimination; - to raise awareness of LGBTI rights; - to increase support from key stakeholders for legal reform on discrimination, including on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity. The project is implemented in partnership with the Nash Mir Centre.
Location : Ukraine>
Mr Jim FITZGERALD