Rainbow Days in Klaipėda

On May 30 the last event of the Rainbow Days 2014 took place in Klaipėda.

The day started with a lecture on the multiple and complex relations between communities and social movements, conducted by human rights activists and LGL staff members Aliona Polujanova and Raminta Biziulevičiūtė. After the lecture, the movie Children of God was screened, followed by a debate moderated by LGL volunteer Tomas Reves. During the debate Aliona Polujanova, Raminta Biziulevičiūtė and member of the Liberal Movement and of Klaipeda Municipality Simonas Gentivilas discussed about the controversial relation between religion and human rights, with a special focus on Catholic discourse and LGBT rights.

This event was possible thanks to the support of the Canadian Embassy, the Embassy of the United States, the EEA Grants and the PROGRESS Programme