Counter Hate Conference Focused on the Needs of Victims of Hate Crime

On 15 March 2024 the National LGBT organization LGL organized the final conference of the Counter Hate project “Fight Hate: A Victim-Oriented and Intersectoral Approach in the Fight Against Hate Crimes”, held at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania.

During the event, the perspective of the needs of victims of hate crimes was examined, researchers, public and non-governmental sector experts shared the results of conducted research, discussed advocacy and educational activities, and current trends in hate crimes.

The conference was moderated by Dr. Milda Ališauskienė (Vytautas Magnus University) and Artūras Rudomanskis (Tolerant Youth Association).

@Augustas Didžgalvis photography

Partners of the conference: the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania, the Seimas Ombudspersons‘ Office, the International Network Against Cyber Hate (INACH), the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), The Nordic Council of Ministers Office in Lithuania.