Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow of the LGBTQI+ Movement in Azerbaijan

As the Nafas LGBT Alliance, we continue our “Justice and Protection for Everyone!” campaign with our podcast during the week of May 17th. Our volunteer Rza and queer activists Cavid Nəbiyev and Əli Məlikov have prepared an episode together.

Listen and share our discussion that covers the history of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia in Azerbaijan, LGBTQI+ activism today, our past, and our future expectations. We also talked about the history of Nafas LGBTI in our episode. 

Our Experiences in the Trial of Avaz Hafizli

Nafas LGBTI Azerbaijan Alliance introduces a new podcast. The topic of the podcast is what has happened in the trial of Avaz Hafizli. In this podcast, Nigar and the founder of “QıyVaar”, LGBTI+ activist Ali Malikov, who was invited as a guest, talked about the memories of the victim of hate crime, Avaz Hafizli, his activism history and the discrimination that happened in the court process. 

LGBTI+s, Women and Cities

Nafas LGBTI Azerbaijan Alliance introduces the topic of “LGBTI + s, Women and the Cities” in our third podcast record of the Queer-Feminist series. This time, our guests Nigar and Turana answered the questions like: “Why is urban planning important for women and LGBTI +? How inclusive are our cities for them? What internships in our cities would make life easier for women and LGBTIs? ” and also mentioned the concept of inclusive cities and urban problems in the country.