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Today is World Day against the Death Penalty. This is also the first European Day against the Death Penalty as proclaimed by the Council of Europe on 27 September 2007.
Last night Michael Cashman, Member of the European Parliament and the President of the EP’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights Intergroup, received an MEP Award 2007 for the most valuable contribution in the field of Justice and Fundamental Rights policy.
Dr Stephen Whittle, Professor of Equalities Law at Manchester Metropolitan University and Dr Lewis Turner, both of the FTM Network UK and Press for Change are leading a small (and very short) research project for the European Union, Press for Change, ILGA-Europe & TransGender Europe.
This issue is dedicated to the issue of LGBT rights on global agenda and Europe's role in helping to improve the rights of LGBT people worldwide. This Newsletter contains updated map of LGBT rights worldwide.
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