The Second European lesbian* Conference in Kyiv Press Review


Ukrainian Articles: 65 articles in Ukrainian How is the European conference of lesbians going inKyiv? Several people with posters “The Family is a union of men and women” came to a lesbian conference. The ultra-right in Kyiv tried to disrupt the European Lesbian Conference. In Kyiv, radicals are rallying against the “European Lesbian Conference” Kyiv residents came to protest becauseof lesbian conference. In Kyiv participants of the “European Lesbian Conference”have been attacked. The police guard a lesbian conference in Kiev, which yesterday had been tried to disrupt. The Lesbian pan-European movement visited Kyiv. On the Livoberezhna tried to disrupt the European Lesbian conference. In Kyiv, radicals with gas attacked participants of the Lesbian conference, ten victims Hundreds of lesbian activists to meet in Kyiv on April 11-14


Ukrainian TV In Kyiv, they tried to disrupt the congress of lesbians.

TCH Ukraine – YouTube channel: The ultra-right organizations attacked the hotel where the lesbian conference took place. (Video only available in Ukraine)



Russian Articles

80 articles in Russian. Most of them are translated copies of Ukrainian versions. Ukrainian radicals turned against lesbians. Kyiv residents went to the Maidan because of the lesbian conference. In Kyiv, protested against the lesbian conference. In Kyiv, the radicals attacked a lesbian conference: there are victims.


Russian TV In Kyiv, the radicals attacked the lesbian conference



US, Canada, Ireland & UK Articles Ukrainian ultra-right spray tear gas over lesbian gathering Ultra-right activists hound European lesbian conference Lesbians Overcome Far-Right Protestors at Kiev Conference ‘Are you scared?’ – Protests as lesbian conference kicks off in Ukraine Lesbian conference in Ukraine targeted by anti-LGBT protesters

New Jersey Herald: Ukrainian ultra-right spray tear gas over lesbian gathering Lesbian conference in Ukraine targeted by anti-LGBT protesters Ultra-right activists hound European lesbian conference Hundreds of Lesbian Activists Meet At International Conference In Ukraine



French Articles Olena Shevchenko : celle qui voulait que les lesbiennes d’Europe de l’Est ne soient pas oubliées Esprit de sororité et bulle de « génie lesbien » à Kiev : on vous raconte la 2ème édition de l’European Lesbian* Conference

Gouinement Lundi Radio show « On veut mettre la pression à l’échelle internationale » : Silvia Casalino, co-présidente de la conférence européenne lesbienne Ukraine: la conférence lesbienne européenne prise pour cible par des manifestants anti-LGBT


German Articles AFTER ATTACK AT LESBIANS CONFERENCE, Video message from Minister Giffey Far-right protesters target European Lesbian Conference in Ukraine European Lesbian Conference: Between Hate and Love European lesbian conference in Kiev: hatred, love and the lesbian revolution Germany as LGBTI advocate in Europe? “We are not afraid”: Lesbian conference in Kiev starts despite homophobic protests Right-wing extremists attack LGBT conference in Kiev 2. European Lesbian* Conference in Kiev


Italian Articles UKRAINE: The success of the second European Lesbian * Conference


Spanish Articles “Go back to hell, sodomites”: several protesters try to boycott the European lesbian conference in Kiev Kika Fumero talks about the SECOND EUROPEAN LESBIAN * CONFERENCE



Press Agencies

Associated Press: Ultra-right activists hound European lesbian conference

Reuters: ‘Are you scared?’: Protests as lesbian conference kicks off in Ukraine

Taiwan News: Far-right protesters target European Lesbian Conference in Ukraine



UN Women: The largest network of lesbian activists in the region call for greater equality and inclusion

HWR Human Rights Watch: Lesbians Held Conference in Kyiv Despite Counter Protests

Thomson Reuters Foundation: ‘Are you scared?’ – Protests as lesbian conference kicks off in Ukraine