Human Rights

05.08.2019

Public Officials in Armenia took part in training on Prevention of Stigma and Discrimination

On July 25 and July 26 training on the topic of Prevention of Stigma and Discrimination took place in Yerevan. The...

03.07.2019

Officials continue to use their power to discriminate against LGBT people

The Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) publishes the “Regional report on violations of the right to health of gay men,...

17.05.2019

The Campaign “Chase Stigma, Not People!” is Launched in EECA

The stigmatizing and discriminatory social and political environment in CEECA countries leads to  self-stigma among LGBT people, strengthens barriers to accessing...

16.05.2019

Activists from EECA Countries Learned How to Protect the Right to Health

Participants of an ECOM training on legal literacy and activism were able to develop their skills on using international legal mechanisms...

16.05.2019

ECOM Submitted an Alternative Report on LGBT Rights Violations in Uzbekistan to the UN Committee Against Torture

An alternative report on Uzbekistan, submitted by ECOM to the UN Committee Against Torture, was published on the UN’s website and...

07.05.2019

ECOM publishes National Reports on Human Rights Violations among LGBTQ

ECOM publishes National Reports on Human Rights Violations among LGBTQ people in Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, and North Macedonia in 2018....

03.05.2019

North Macedonian transgender sex worker presented the diversity of transgender community at the Transposyum

From March 27th till March 31st 2019, a transgender sex worker from STAR-STAR (North Macedonia) participated at the Transposyum and Transgender’s...

25.04.2019

Join in Survey to choose important topic for 3rd Regional Consultation

The Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) started preparations for the 3rd Regional Consultation on HIV among MSM and Trans People...

11.04.2019

ActivEast team discussed regional and national media campaigns for gay and other MSM and trans people

Activists from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Russia, Ukraine and Moldova discussed the design of regional and national media campaigns to...

10.04.2019

ECOM presents new Manual on Monitoring and Documentation of LGBTQ Human Rights Violations

According to data obtained between 2015 and 2018, the HIV epidemic continues to develop among MSM and trans people in the...

03.04.2019

UN Human Rights Committee Makes Important SOGI-Related Observations to Estonia

The United Nations Human Rights Committee is a UN body of independent experts that monitors implementation of the International Covenant on...

30.03.2019

Trans People Needs: Break the Wall of Invisibility!

ECOM is presenting the first review of epidemiological data on HIV epidemic among trans people. As our desk research showed, the...

27.03.2019

Community leaders learned to promote MSMIT international manual

On Friday, March 22, Eurasian Coalition on Male Health (ECOM) — with the support of UNFPA regional office — finished the first...

20.03.2019

UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights reviewed Estonia and Kazakhstan

The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) is the body of 18 independent experts that monitors implementation of the...

05.03.2019

SOGI-related highlights at Human Rights Committee review on Estonia

On 4-5 March the Republic of Estonia is under review of UN Human Rights Committee for the 4th time. Here is...

04.03.2019

ECOM presented report on HIV among MSM in Estonia to UN Human Rights Committee in Geneva

On March 4-5, 2019, the Republic of Estonia is under review of UN Human Rights Committee (HRCtee) during its 125th session...

01.03.2019

100 CSOs from Republic of North Macedonia raised their voice for urgent adoption of new general Law against discrimination

Yesterday, on 28.02.2019, 100 CSOs and 7 networks from Republic of North Macedonia held a press release in front of the...

06.02.2019

Join!
Rights Sensitization Training 2019

Since 2017 ECOM implements the Regional Program “Right to Health”. The goal of the program is to contribute to an increased uptake...

18.12.2018

The Long-Term Effect of Short-term Funding

Realizing projects that are aimed at lowering the levels of stigma and discrimination and at decreasing the number of rights violation...

17.12.2018

CEDAW urges Macedonia to address stigma experienced by LBTI women when they access to health care

Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) considered the sixth periodic report of the Republic of at its 71st Session...

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