Rainbow Days 2014: “LGBT rights in Russia: who is who in it and where we are going”

On the 7th of May the first event of the Rainbow Days 2014 took place in Vilnius, the conference hall of the „Neringa“ hotel. An activist from moscow, Andrey Obolensky  has shared a deeper look at the implementation of human rights in Russia and at the issues faced by human rights activists. He was focusing on the legal situation for LGBT people in Russia, Russian non-governmental organizations working for the implementation and the protection of LGBT human rights. He also introduced Moscow-based LGBT human rights organization “Rainbow Association” which he is leading