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LGBT activists in Russia

Straight allies in Omsk

LAVERNA organized their 1st School of Human Rights in Omsk, Russia.

As a result, 20 activists were educated on LGBT rights and discrimination, during a five-day program packed with workshops and lectures.

One of the participants reflected: “…I am heterosexual and I have never thought about the problems that LGBT people face in Russia. I want to be the person who will speak up against homophobia in my university. I want to open their eyes on the problems and discrimination that I myself had no idea about…”.