Launch of Mass Media to Fight Discrimination training

August 28, 2017, marked the beginning of Mass Media to Fight Discrimination four-day training held by New Generation Humanitarian NGO within the framework of CSOs and Mass Media in the Front Line for Elimination of Discrimination against LGBTI+ people in Armenia project.

The training is aimed at raising awareness of journalists and bloggers on Human Rights, International and Local Legislation and Conventions; Freedom of Speech and Hate Speech; Stigma and Discrimination, Torture.

The training will be held from August 28 to August 31. The following topics will be introduced during the training:

Human Rights: International and Local Legislation and Conventions

Stigma and Discrimination

Torture

Freedom of Speech and Hate Speech

The working language of the training is Armenian.

CSOs and Mass Media in the Front Line for Elimination of Discrimination against LGBTI+ people in Armenia project is implemented with the financial support of Transition Promotion Program, Embassy of Czech Republic in Armenia.