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'Stop LGBT Hate Crime' campaign launched by Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin T.D.

09 December 2014

On Tuesday 9th Dec the Minster of State for New Communities, Culture and Equality Aodhán Ó Ríordáin T.D. launched GLEN's 'Stop LGBT Hate Crime' campaign.

The campaign encourages people to report LGBT hate crime and incidents directly to the Gardaí and to log incidents they witness or experience at www.stophatecrime.ie

"There has been great progess in Ireland for LGBT people over the past decade. However despite this progress, LGBT people still experience alarming levels of violence and harassment, simply because of who they are" said Nathalie Weadick, Co-Chair of GLEN.

Download full press release below.

View photos from the launch here.

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