LGBT

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,...

28.05.2019

Small Grants 2019: Call for Proposals for LGBT organizations and groups from Central Asia and Southern Caucasus

Eurasian Coalition on Male Health – ECOM opens a Call for Proposals from LGBTQ community-based organizations and unregistered initiative groups for...

21.05.2019

Call for proposals to receive small grants for community-led monitoring of service quality and satisfaction

The Eurasian Regional Consortium invites you to fill in forms to take part in the call for proposals to receive small grants for community-led...

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

UNAIDS calls on countries to remove discriminatory laws and enact laws that protect people from discrimination

Discriminatory laws drive key populations out of reach of critical health and social services GENEVA, 16 May 2019—Ahead of the International...

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...

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...

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...

14.03.2019

WHO Respond: HIV self-testing: key questions, answers and messages for community organizations

World Health Organization (WHO) has published an informational material about community-based self-testing. Self-testing enables people to test themselves for HIV conveniently...

14.03.2019

The new Antidiscrimination Law which explicitly includes SOGI as discriminatory ground finally adopted in North Macedonia

The parliament of North Macedonia adopted on Monday the law on the prevention and protection against discrimination after long debates between...

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...

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...

15.02.2019

Discrimination and inadequacy of health services aggravate vulnerability to HIV infection

Eastern Europe and Central Asia remain the only part of the world where HIV incidence is on the rise. Based on...

06.02.2019

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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...

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