Nefes LGBT met with foreign embassies and EU delegation. The staff of Nefes LGBT Azerbaijan Alliance has met with the Germany, Norway, Great Britain, Belgium, Swiss, USA, Netherlands embassies and EU delegation to Azerbaijan Republic.
Around the round table the rights, social status and common problems of LGBT people in Azerbaijan were discussed. Embassies stressed that, for the development of European-Azerbaijani relations the issues, such as fundamental human rights, as well as, LGBT rights are priority.
The representatives of Nefes LGBT Azerbaijan Alliance presented the results of their survey, so-called ‘LGBT business environment’. Survey encompassed 500 respondents, including workers of banks, education and healthcare sector, trade malls, NGOs, tourism and so on. The main purpose of the survey was to determine the negative cases that LGBT people face during their carrier, the attitude of other workers towards them, knowledge of respondents about LGBT subject. The survey was conducted during 5 months and encompasses 8 regions of Azerbaijan.
Our organization are going to prepare further activities on the basis of these results. Results soon will be released.