2022 was a year of fear and trauma for the people of Russia — and much more so for the people of Ukraine. LGBT+ people ended up in a particularly vulnerable position, having already been the target of societal pressure long before that. Coming Out and Sphere have united their efforts in order to portray the experiences of LGBT+ people in Russia, account for cases of discrimination, and uncover new issues they have encountered in the year 2022.
LGBT people in Russia: 2022 full report
2022 full report (pdf.)