European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association
Written Submission to the Special Representative to the Secretary General on Violence Against Children

Submitted by OutRight Action International and ILGA‐Europe, September 2015.

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The impact of homophobic and transphobic bullying on education and employment

Advocacy Recommendations

By IGLYO, 2014

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Bisexuality and School Culture: School as a Prime Site for Bi-Intervention

By John P. Eliam, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, USA, Journal of Bisexuality, 2010

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Supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Student: The Role of Guidance Counsellors

By National Centre for Guidance in Education and GLEN, 2010

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Supporting Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Students: The Role of Teachers

By ASTI, TUI and GLEN, 2011

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Model District Policy On Transgender And Gender Nonconforming Students

By GLSEN, the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network and The National Center for Transgender Equality (both USA), 2013

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Eduquer contre l’homophobie (in French)

By SNUipp-FSU, 2013

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Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Gender Identity - Guidance for Massachusetts Public Schools

By Massachusetts Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education (USA), 2013

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Equal Rights, Equal Respect

Equal Rights, Equal Respect by Equality and Human Rights Commission (UK) is a set of free online teacher training and education resources to help teach Key Stage 3 students in England about equality and human rights in a way that is relevant to their lives.

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Equal Choice, Equal Chances

By the Equality and Human Rights Commission (UK)

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Advocate for Sexual Diversity Education - A Guide to Advocate for Enhanced Quality of Education Dealing with Sexual Diversity

Produced by Global Alliance for LGBT Education (GALE), October 2012

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The Classroom

The Classroom aims to be an accessible space for teachers to locate a range of resources to make Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans people visible in education.

Classroom started in 2011 as a part of LGBT History Month in United Kingdom. It is now officially endorsed by: The National Union of Teachers; The National Association of Schoolmasters and Union of Women Teachers; The National Association of Head Taechers; and The Trades Union Congress.

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Guide on how to tackle and address homophobia in schools

(only in French)

Produced by SOS Homophobie

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Citizenship Education in Europe

Published by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA P9 Eurydice and Policy Support) of the European Commission, 2012

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Homophobia and education - prevention of risk behaviours among teenagers

By CONTACT, 2011 (only in French)

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Challenging Homophobia Together - A guide to Developing Strategic Partnerships in Education

By LGBT Youth Scotland and Legebitra, 2011

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Toolkit working with schools 1.0.

Editor: Peter Dankmeijer, Global Alliance for LGBT Education, 2011.

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Zaino in spalla! Manuale per operatrici e operatori sui temi dell’educazione alle differenze e il bullismo omofobico a scuola (only in Italian)

By Arcigay, 2010

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Addressing Homophobia +Guidelines For the Youth Sector in Ireland

By BeLonG To Youth Services, Ireland, 2010

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Addressing Homophobic Bulluing in Second-Level Schools

By James O'Higgins-Norman, Michael Goldrick and Kathy Harrison for The Equality Authority (Ireland), 2010

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Embedding Equality in School Development Planning

By School Development Planning Initiative and The Equality Auhority (Ireland), 2010

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Prevention and response to identity-based bullying among local authorities in England, Scotland and Wales

By the Equality and Human Rights Commission, 2010

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Toolkit for Teachers - Dealing with Homophobia and homophobic Bullying in Scottish Schools

By LGBT Youth Scotland, 2009

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Guidelines for an LGBTQ-Inclusive Education

By IGLYO - The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,Transgender and Queer Youth and Student Organisation, 2009

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Schoolmates - Bullismo nelle scuole: Manuale operatori (only in Italian)

By Arcigay, 2008

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Safe for all, a best practice guide to prevent homophobic bullying in secondary schools

By Ian Warwick and Nicolas Douglas, Education Policy research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London.

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Lesbian, gay and bisexual students in post-primary schools, guidance for principals and school leaders

By GLEN (Gay + Lesbian Equality Network), Ireland.

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Oh no! Not the gay thing!

Teaching pack for secondary education produced by Stonewall, United Kingdom.

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Including different families

By Stonewall, United Kingdom.

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Working with faith communities

By Stonewall, United Kingdom.

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Challenging homophobic language

By Stonewall, United Kingdom.

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More than a phase - Understanding the Issues - A resource guide for the inclusion of young lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender learners

By Pobal, Ireland, 2006

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Making Your School Safe - Information Booklet

The Equality Authority (Ireland) and BeLong To, 2006

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