October 19, Commentary. Albanian society is not radically different than it was three years ago, and fear, potential violence, and concerns about familial shame have not changed. The more that sexual diversity is defended by the West, the more resistance may emerge against LGBTI people's human rights. There had been no advocacy for gay marriage by any human rights or LGBT groups. Leaders of LGBT organizations are speaking out in newspapers and on television. Once inside, she showed me the two bedrooms with bunk beds and invited me to the living room to meet with some of the residents at the STREHA shelter.
I would advise extreme coutiouse since this is very conservative country especially for gays and Albanian society is not so tolerant regarding homosexuality.
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They considered homosexuality an imported habit from Western countries and urged the Prime Minister: Help us continue to fight human rights abuses. Ages of consent in Europe. These organizations work to create a better and more equal living situation for LGBT people in Albania. Log in to get trip updates and message other travelers. The driving is so different to Britain my companion scolded me repeatedly for my 'bad' driving but not as dangerous as I had heard.
All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Art galleries Architecture Photography Museums Theatres. Feb 12, Family in Summer - 13 days itinerary Feb 12, February 8, Dispatches. On 20 January the Albanian Parliament legalized consensual same-sex sexual relations in Albania. In socially liberal Scandinavian countries, like Sweden and Denmark, nearly half of the respondents to the survey said they had cohabitated with their partners before tying the knot.