Ukraine ranks 35th in Rainbow Europe ranking
Ukraine has ranked 35th in the Rainbow Europe Country Rating, which monitors the situation with the protection of the LGBTI rights.
The rating was developed by the ILGA-Europe human rights group.
It includes 49 countries.
It is reported ILGA-Europe track each country using a wide range of indicators; covering indicators from equality, family issues and hate speech to legal gender recognition, freedom of expression and asylum rights.
In the overall standings, Ukraine ranked 35th with a score of 21.52% out of 100%, followed by Italy with 21.53%.
Malta ranks 1st with 90.35%, Belgium is 2nd with 73.08%. In addition, Luxembourg (70.4%), Finland (69.27%), and Denmark (67.86%) are among TOP5 of the rating.
The bottom of the list hosts Russia (10.2%), Armenia (6.4%), Turkey (5.16%) and Azerbaijan (3.33%).