LGBTI Equal Rights Association for Western Balkans and Turkey

27 Jan

Blocking EU accession negotiations will negatively impact LGBTI rights

On 27 January 2020, ERA and ILGA Europe sent a joint-letter to European Union institutions as well as to the governments of Croatia (as current holder of EU presidency), France, Denmark and the Netherlands on the impact that blocing EU

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13 Nov

Homeless trans woman brutally attacked in Tirana

On 12 November 2019, Anxhela a trans woman living in Tirana was brutally attacked by five men in their 20s.

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26 Sep

UPR outcome of Albania - no law on same sex partnership?

On 19 September 2019, during the 42nd United Nations Human Rights Council, Albania provided information on whether 197 recommendations received during the 3rd Cycle of the

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28 May

Albania receives 14 SOGIESC recommendations within 3rd Cycle of UPR

The Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) held its thirty-third session from 6 to 17 May 2019. The review of Albania was held on 6 May 2019.

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13 Nov

Strategic Planning workshops conducted with two LGBTI organizations in Albania

ERA – LGBTI Equal Rights Association for the Western Balkans and Turkey in cooperation with IREX Europe facilitated two strategic planning workshop for its Albanian member organizations Alliance against Di

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08 Feb

Country Reports analyse LGBTI realities in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Macedonia and Serbia

Four comprehensive reports have been released recently by UNDP on the living realities of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people in Albania,

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13 Feb

NBC News: Albania’s LGBTQ activists are transforming their community

This February, one of America’s biggest broadcasters, NBC News, made a coverage of the Albanian LGBTI movement highlighting the challenging steps taken by activists and community in advancing LGBTI rights in their country.

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