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Lilit Martirosyan

Lilit Martirosyan

Right Side NGO

Lilit Martirosyan is the LGBT rights activist from Armenia who has been working to promote equal rights for all, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. She is also the current president of the Right Side NGO which is focusing on transgender issues and working with the members of the Armenian trans community.


A major cause for concern in Armenia is the treatment of LGBTI rights defenders, who are often faced with physical attacks and verbal abuse, both from state officials and the general public.