08.04.2020

COVID-19: What you need to know

We realize that the COVID-19 pandemic is causing much uncertainty around the world, including for people living with and affected by...

07.04.2020

UN Human Rights Committee urged Uzbekistan again to Repeal article 120 of the Criminal Code, which criminalizes homosexuality

On 2nd April 2020, the Human Rights Committee issued its concluding observations to Uzbekistan, which was reviewed by the Сommittee for...

27.03.2020

Supporting PrEP in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

ECOM recently published a report on access to PrEP in Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. AIDSMAP spoke to ECOM’s Community...

04.03.2020

ECOM 2019 Regional Report: Violations of the rights of gay men and trans* people negatively affect their access to healthcare services

The third regional report on violations of the right to health contains information on cases of violations of the rights of...

12.02.2020

We need to talk about chemsex!

Gay people, sex and drugs are a taboo in Russia. Despite the fact that those topics are usually not discussed, chemsex...

11.02.2020

National RoadMaps

04.02.2020

“One step at a time”: Positive trends in the EECA region in the field of LGBT rights and HIV

ECOM has prepared a comparative analysis of national legislation related to LGBT rights and HIV in Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, and...

31.01.2020

Call for Proposals: Describe best practices of community engagement of decision making and M&E related to the Global Fund Processes and National AIDS programs in the EECA region

ECOM – Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity is soliciting proposals from individual consultants to describe best practices...

19.12.2019

Activism under the threat of criminal punishment: LGBT and HIV in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan is a country with a concentrated HIV epidemic. According to official statistics, as of 1 January, 2018, there were 37,861...

13.11.2019

Uzbekistan asked to repeal 120 Article of Criminal Code by the members of UN Committee against Torture

On 11-13 November within the 68th session of UN Committee against Torture (CAT), Uzbekistan is under its fifth country review. In...

04.11.2019

Call for consultants: Develop strategy for the sustainability of HIV responses at national and regional level in relation to MSM and trans people in Central East Europe and Central Asia

The Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) is looking for consultant(s) to conduct analysis of the sustainability of HIV services for...

01.11.2019

Training and a follow up call for proposals to receive small grants for Building Broader Coalitions for budget advocacy

Тhe Eurasian Regional Consortium invites you to fill in online forms to take part in the training and a follow up...

30.10.2019

DEVELOPMENT OF ANIMATED ADVOCACY VIDEO TOOL

DEVELOPMENT OF ANIMATED ADVOCACY VIDEO TOOL ON DATA COLLECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN RELATION TO ACCESS TO HIV SERVICES FOR...

30.10.2019

DEVELOPMENT OF A TRAINING MANUAL FOR CIVIL SOCIETY ACTIVISTS ON MEANINGFUL INVOLVEMENT WITH UN TREATY BODIES, AND THEIR APPLICABILITY TO HIV AND SOGI RELATED ISSUES

DEVELOPMENT OF A TRAINING MANUAL FOR CIVIL SOCIETY ACTIVISTS ON MEANINGFUL INVOLVEMENT WITH UN TREATY BODIES, AND THEIR APPLICABILITY TO HIV...

30.10.2019

ECOM presented a report on human rights’ violations faced by trans women in Kazakhstan to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women in Geneva

Jointly with the civil society representatives from Kazakhstan, ECOM has submitted a shadow report to the UN Committee on the Elimination...

27.09.2019

Call for Proposals: Regional Overview of the HIV Services Cascade for MSM

Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) is soliciting proposals from individual consultants to develop the Regional Overview of the HIV Service...

16.09.2019

UN Independent expert on SOGI “Violence and discrimination against LGBT people negatively affect their access to health care”

Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, Victor Madrigal-Borloz presented to the General...

05.09.2019

Global Men’s Health and Rights Survey

On September 4th 2019 was launched fourth global survey on the health and human rights of gay men, bisexual men and...

03.09.2019

School of MSM and TG Leaders

On August 12–16, the “School of MSM and TG Leaders” was held in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The objectives of this training were:...

28.08.2019

Equality of Trans* People in Deeds, not only in Words

Fourteen trans*activists from Eastern Europe and Central Asia, representing Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Ukraine, participated in the first...