The Czech Republic and the LGBT Rights

On the occasion of Prague Pride, our director Petr Kratochvíl talked to Russian section of Radio Prague about the LGBT rights in the Czech Republic. He compared the progress made in the country with the achievements of other nations, and pointed out the challenges ahead. Furthermore, he drew attention to the difference between the legislative framework and levels of social acceptance. He also discussed the role of the Czech Republic in providing support for LGBT citizens of other countries, and what more can be done to help.

You can find the interview (in Russian) here.

Petr Kratochvíl is the Director of the Institute of International Relations Prague and among his areas of interest are for example Czech foreign policy, political relations in the post-Soviet area or the LGBT+ rights.