Round-table on intolerance and homophobia in Armenia

Published: July 30, 2009

Round-table on intolerance and homophobia in Armenia

For the first time, round-table on intolerance, xenophobia and homophobia in Armenia was organised by The National Citizens’ Initiative (NCI) affiliated with the parliamentary opposition Heritage party. I welcome the initiative. Hopefully, this discussion will continue, eventually evolving a broader spectrum of the society, media and political representatives. As coordinator of the NCI Hovsep Khurshudyan rightly pointed out, Armenia, facing so many challenges, simply cannot afford xenophobia, homophobia and intolerance towards others’ political or religious views.

Below is press release by the organisation in English and Armenian. Armenian version is better, English version is not perfect but you’ll get the idea.

-Full article available at link below-

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