Ukraine

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:  أوكرانيا 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

Ukraine. Le mouvement de protestation à Kiev montre à quel point la crise que connaît la police est grave

La réaction récente de la population à des allégations de violences policières montre à quel point il est urgent que le gouvernement réponde aux inquiétudes des Ukrainiens, aux yeux desquels la police est devenue une entreprise criminelle, a déclaré Amnesty International samedi 13 juillet. La réaction récente de la population à des allégations de violences policières montre à quel point il est urgent que le gouvernement réponde aux inquiétudes des Ukrainiens, aux yeux desquels la pol

Ukraine: Police crisis escalates after clash with Kyiv protestors

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Ukraine: Kyiv authorities in shameful about-face on Pride march - 23 May 2013

Headline Title:  Ukraine: Kyiv authorities in shameful about-face on Pride march Just days before the Ukrainian capital Kyiv was due to host its first-ever Pride march, a city court has banned the event in what Amnesty International called a shameful about-face that tramples on Just days before the Ukrainian capital Kyiv was due to host its first-ever Pride march, a city court has banned the event in what Amnesty International called a shameful about-face. Media Node:  Ukraine Pride Twitter Tag:  LGBTI Story Location:  Ukraine 50° 29' 53.8332" N, 30° 29' 55.4424" E “This shameful decision does a disservice to the city of Kyiv – instead of allowing all of its residents to join in the celebration of culture, the city authorities are picking and choosing who is allowed to take part. This discrimination must not be tolerated.” Source:  Max Tucker, Ukraine campaigner at Amnesty International Date:  Thu, 23/05/2013 “Not only are the council attempting to deprive us of our right to freedom of assembly, they have also denied us the opportunity a fair hearing in court” Source:  Stas Mischenko, KyivPride2013 spokesperson Date:  Thu, 23/05/2013 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 URL:  Ukraine: First-ever Kyiv pride cancelled in face of ultra-right threat Description:  News story, 20 May 2012

Activistas de todo el mundo contra la homofobia en Jamaica, Ucrania y Sudáfrica - 17 May 2013

Headline Title:  Activistas de todo el mundo contra la homofobia en Jamaica, Ucrania y Sudáfrica En Jamaica, algunos hombres son tachados de delincuentes sólo por expresar su amor. El 17 de mayo, para conmemorar el Día Internacional contra la Homofobia y la Transfobia, simpatizantes de Amnistía Internacional de todo el mundo emprenderán acciones para poner de relieve la situación de los derechos humanos del colectivo LGBTI en el mundo. Media Node:  IDAHO_es Twitter Tag:  IDAHO Story Location:  Sudáfrica 31° 31' 42.978" S, 22° 30' 0" E “Sólo por ser quienes son, en muchos países el colectivo LGBTI sufre la discriminación, la violencia y el miedo en su vida cotidiana. En el Día Internacional contra la Homofobia y la Transfobia, Amnistía Internacional pide a miles de activistas que hagan una enérgica demostración de solidaridad para contribuir a cambiar las actitudes y las realidades en Jamaica, Ucrania y Sudáfrica. ” Source:  Emily Gray, del Programa sobre Género, Sexualidad e Identidad de Amnistía Internacional. Date:  Fri, 17/05/2013 URL:  International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia Description:  External web portal URL:  Ukraine: Discrimination and violent attacks in pervasive climate of homophobia Description:  News story/report, 16 May 2013

Des militants à travers le monde s'attaquent à l'homophobie en Jamaïque, en Ukraine et en Afrique du Sud - 17 May 2013

Headline Title:  Homophobie en Jamaïque, en Ukraine et en Afrique du Sud En Jamaïque, certains hommes sont considérés comme des criminels simplement pour avoir exprimé leur amour. Le 17 mai, à l'occasion de la Journée internationale contre l'homophobie et la transphobie, des sympathisants d'Amnesty International agiront pour exposer la situation des personnes LGBTI dans le monde. Media Node:  IDAHO_fr Twitter Tag:  IDAHO Story Location:  Afrique du Sud 31° 31' 42.978" S, 22° 30' 0" E “Les personnes LGBTI de nombreux pays subissent la discrimination, la violence et la peur au quotidien. En cette Journée internationale contre l'homophobie et la transphobie, Amnesty International appelle des milliers de militants à faire une forte démonstration de solidarité pour aider à changer les attitudes et les réalités en Jamaïque, Ukraine et Afrique du Sud.” Source:  Emily Gray, du programme Genre, sexualité et identité d'Amnesty International URL:  International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia Description:  Portail internet URL:  Ukraine. Discrimination et attaques violentes dans un climat d'homophobie Description:  Communiqué de presse, 16 mai 2013

Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine and South Africa - 17 May 2013

Headline Title:  Activists worldwide target homophobia in Jamaica, Ukraine and South Africa In Jamaica, some men are labelled as criminals just for expressing their love. On 17 May, to mark the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO), Amnesty International supporters worldwide will take action to highlight the human rights situation of LGBTI people around the world. Media Node:  IDAHO Twitter Tag:  IDAHO Story Location:  جنوب أفريقيا 31° 31' 42.978" S, 22° 30' 0" E “Simply because of who they are, LGBTI people in many countries face discrimination, violence and fear as a part of their daily lives. On the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia, Amnesty International is calling on thousands of activists to make a strong show of solidarity to help change attitudes and realities in Jamaica, Ukraine and South Africa.” Source:  Emily Gray of the Gender, Sexuality and Identity Programme at Amnesty International Date:  Fri, 17/05/2013 URL:  International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia Description:  External web portal URL:  Ukraine: Discrimination and violent attacks in pervasive climate of homophobia Description:  News story/report, 16 May 2013

Ucrania: Discriminación y ataques violentos en un clima de homofobia generalizada

Tras las agresiones sufridas por varias personas, el gobierno ucraniano debe promulgar legislación que aborde la discriminación por motivos de orientación sexual e identidad de género, ha afirmado Amnistía Internacional en un informe presentado hoy.   Tras las agresiones sufridas por varias personas, el gobierno ucraniano debe promulgar legislación que aborde la discriminación por motivos de orientación sexual e identidad de género, ha afirmado

Ukraine. Discrimination et attaques violentes dans un climat d'homophobie

Les agressions dont plusieurs personnes ont été victimes doivent inciter le gouvernement ukrainien à adopter une législation pour lutter contre les discriminations fondées sur l'orientation sexuelle et l'identité de genre, écrit Amnesty International dans un rapport rendu public jeudi 16 mai. Les agressions dont plusieurs personnes ont été victimes doivent inciter le gouvernement ukrainien à adopter une législation pour lutter contre les discriminations fondées sur l'orientation sexuell

Ukraine: Discrimination and violent attacks in pervasive climate of homophobia

The Ukrainian government must introduce legislation to address discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity following a number of attacks on individuals The Ukrainian government must introduce legislation to address discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity following a number of attacks on individuals, Amnesty Internat

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