|Address||A. Jakšto g. 9-133, LT-01105 Vilnius|
|Email address||Contact by email »|
|Work hours||I-V 08.00-17.00|
|SS insurer code||749432|
|Turnover||2015: 100 001 - 200 000 EUR Historical turnover »|
|Company age||13 years 7 months 18 days|
Tolerant Youth Association (TYA) is the first and yet the only Youth organization in Lithuania, which first and foremost seeks to promote Human Rights and Inclusion. TYA operates on national level, implementing activities and projects addressing various Human Rights issues. The organization focuses on advocacy of the rights of migrants, non EU / non EEA countries citizens (TCN), refugees and asylum seekers, LGBTQ+ people and other vulnerable groups.
During the 10 years of existence of the Association more than 50 projects and a wide range of activities has been implemented, in the fields of non-formal education, legal changes initiatives, advocacy campaigns, research & publishing. Our Educational activities for school pupils, teachers, Youth, LGBT community, Human Rights activists cover topics regarding diversity, LGBT, Intercultural Competences, Human Rights, issues. Educational and cultural events involve both vulnerable groups (LGBT, TCN) and society, and seek to foster intercultural and inclusive approach. TYA is putting effort on a daily basis to monitor and advocate for Human Rights, reporting certain cases of its abuse, informing Law Enforcement authorities of hate Speech in Public, preparing and proposing Draft Laws, organizing social and political awareness raising actions and campaigns, addressing human rights related topicalities.
TYA is active in supporting vulnerable groups, like LGBT, TCN, refugees, Ethnic minorities. From year 2011 migrants' information and consulting center has been established by TYA and operating, supplying TCN with informational, educational support, training, social, intercultural activities. It has also served as an impellent for establishment of local African and Arabic communities.
TYA has been advocating LGBT rights and organizing LGBT community activities from the date of its establishment. From year 2009 it has been helping organizing and taking part in Baltic Pride. TYA is also implementing projects strengthening LGBT activism, advocacy, promoting LGBT friendly discourse.
Implementing its activities TYA has been cooperating with Lithuanin Social Forum, Lithuanian Center of Human Rights, various education institutions, such as Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius Collage, more than 10 Public Secondary schools, the embassies of USA, Republic of Austria, Kingdoms of Sweden, Spain,the Netherlands.
TYA is a full member of international organizations such as ILGA, IGLYO. It is also a full member (and yet the only Human Rights organization) of Lithuanian Youth Council, and a member of several regional umbrella Youth organizations, such as Vilnius Union of Youth organizations "Round table", Kaunas Union of Youth NGO's "Round table“, Siauliai Union of Youth NGO’s “Round table”, and of course a member of Coalition of Human Rights Organizations in Lithuania. TYA has been working with various supporting institutions, both local (Republic of Lithuania Ministry of Social Security and Labour, Vilnius and Kaunas Cities municipalities) and international (EIF, EEA, Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, etc.).
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|Turkish lira||TRY||0.1471 €|
|Ukrainian hryvnia||UAH||0.0340 €|