Sergey Gabrielyan and Lilit Martirosyan, presidents of ″New Generation″ Humanitarian and ″Right Side″ NGOs, from March 14 to March 16, 2017 participated in subgrantees meeting in Talin, capital of Estonia, organized by Eurasian Coalition on Male Health /ECOM/.
The following issues were discussed during the meeting:
Capacity building of NGOs
Development of regulations of financial statutes
Assessment of risks and their reduction
Accessibility and quality of right to health among trans* people and MSMs.
The approximate numbers of MSMs in Armenia and beneficiaries of the ″HIV and AIDs prevention and awareness raising among MSMs in Shirak, Lori regions and Yerevan city″ project were presented at the meeting.
The participants also discussed issues related to the absence of anti-discrimination and sex-change laws. They also talked about the fack that LGBT+ people are prohibited to donate blood since they are included in risk groups who are not allowed to become blood donors.