What is The Database of Violence against LGBT People in Russia and how to use it?
A short guide
This Database is a full list of Russian media publications on violence against LGBT population. Currently, the Database includes newspaper and journal articles, as well as web-sites entries from a larger database Integrum for the period from 2011 to 2016. The Database contains more than 4000 entries. Included materials satisfy the following criteria: (1) it is a publication in a Russian media (SMI); (2) the publication is about violence; (3) the publication notes sexuality of the victim of violence as lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, or transgender persons; (4) the episode of violence was committed in Russia. The Database is a systematized source of information for further academic, student and advocacy research.