Preserving and furthering human rights as an obligation and a tribute to everyone who has fought for what we have today

Ketevan Khomeriki Human rights are not something that humankind has always enjoyed. It is a comparatively modern achievement and a gift from those who were fighting and died for us to have a privilege of human rights. For example, this is a privilege of mine to be able to write these words and your privilege … Continue reading Preserving and furthering human rights as an obligation and a tribute to everyone who has fought for what we have today

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How Georgian Christian Orthodox Church stole 17th of May or Why I am Afraid of Religion

Ketevan Khomeriki While in Europe almost 15 States recognize same-sex marriage and 29 Statesdo so in case of same-sex partnerships and while European Court of Human Rights clearly declares that States have positive obligation to ensure respect for gay couples’ “private and family life… allowing them to have their relationship recognized and protected under domestic … Continue reading How Georgian Christian Orthodox Church stole 17th of May or Why I am Afraid of Religion

How Georgian Christian Orthodox Church stole 17th of May or Why I am Afraid of Religion

Ketevan Khomeriki While in Europe almost 15 States recognize same-sex marriage and 29 States do so in case of same-sex partnerships and while European Court of Human Rights clearly declares that States have positive obligation to ensure respect for gay couples’ “private and family life… allowing them to have their relationship recognized and protected under … Continue reading How Georgian Christian Orthodox Church stole 17th of May or Why I am Afraid of Religion

May 5th – European Day on Independent Living

May 5th was declared as the European Day on Independent Living in 2014 and since then European Network on Independent Living (ENIL), together with its members and supporters, has been celebrating the philosophy of Independent Living of persons with disabilities annually by raising public awareness through different activities. Very often when speaking about the independent living … Continue reading May 5th – European Day on Independent Living