Zagreb Pride

Zagreb Pride to hold rally against rising anti-LGBT sentiment

The Zagreb Pride nongovernmental organisation on Monday warned that violence and anti-LGBT sentiment were on the rise in Croatia, which was why it would stage a protest rally in downtown Zagreb in the afternoon.

Croatian culture ministry withholds financial support for Zagreb Pride

The Zagreb Pride organisation said on Friday that the Culture Ministry had withheld financial support for the 16th Pride parade to be held in 2017, which, it said, "is a result of former (culture) minister Zlatko Hasanbegovic's ideological appointment of members of cultural councils."

LGBTIQ persons call for solidarity, warn about country's course

Several thousand people participated in the 15th Zagreb Pride parade on Saturday, carrying rainbow flags, balloons and banners with messages calling for solidarity and expressing dissatisfaction and concern about the country's current political and social course.  

Zagreb Pride marchers call for defence of LGBT community's freedoms

This year's Pride Parade in Zagreb, the 15th such event in the Croatian capital, drew several thousand people who went on a march through the city centre, from Franklin Roosevelt Square to the Ribnjak park.