Delo Pi_ Campaign Against Homophobia in Memory of Misha Pischevskiy

media and campaigning / LGBTQ+ / arts and cultural projects and events

Belarus. Minsk

Coverage: Belarus 

Type: Campaign

Description: Campaign Against Homophobia in Memory of Misha Pischevskiy, who died on October 27, 2015, is focused on drawing wider society’s attention to the issue of homophobic and transphobic hate crimes in Belarus.

Aims and objectives: We want homophobic hate crimes to be recognized by the authorities and law enforcement bodies. Victims to freely address to police for protection. Correct, transparent and proper investigation of hate crimes. LGBTQ* people to feel confident and empowered to react and speak up about issues they face.

Main activities: We organize public events, film screenings, exhibitions, participate in public discussions, launch flashmobs, cooperate with media and art-representatives.