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Letter to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán: in regards to Article 33 of the proposed Omnibus Bill, 2020

In our continued call for the Hungarian government to stop the attack on legal gender recognition, we have sent a joint letter with OII-Europe and TGEU. In the letter, we list the international calls to #Drop33 of a legislative omnibus bill–which would deny access to legal gender recognition in the country–including from the COE Commissioner for Human Rights and an admonition from the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.
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Kyrgyzstan court protects trans woman’s right to privacy

A court in Kyrgyzstan has found in favour of a trans woman after a TV channel illegally filmed her and broadcast the footage, ordering compensation […]
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Monumental shift in global health for trans and gender diverse people

Today, after nearly a decade of efforts from trans and gender diverse activists and organisations, and their allies, the World Health Assembly approved the newest update to the […]
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European court of Human Rights rules in favour of a trans applicant in Macedonia in LGR case

In a new judgment today, the European Court of Human Rights decided in favour of a Macedonian trans man applicant and found the violation of […]
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Legal victory for trans people – European human rights body slams forced sterilisation in the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic violates the human rights of transgender people as guaranteed by the European Social Charter, found a decision that was made public this […]
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Interactive webinar: Message framing for legal gender recognition based on self-determination

Are you campaigning for legal gender recognition in your country? Discover how to talk about self-determination with policy-makers, media, allies and community members. ILGA-Europe will […]
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new law will change the lives of trans and intersex people in Portugal

The Portuguese Parliament has adopted a law establishing the right to self-determination of trans persons aged 18+ in the legal recognition of their gender identity. […]
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Serbian authorities must fully protect and respect the rights of trans people

Joint statement from ILGA-Europe and Transgender Europe (TGEU). ILGA-Europe and Transgender Europe have been informed that the Serbian Parliament is about to reform the law […]
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Greater legal protection for trans people on the way in Sweden

Hours before International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, the Swedish parliament declared their support for greater legal protection for trans people. There are two […]
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Press Release

Portugal can still be legislative innovators on LGBTI equality – don’t stop now!

Update on the veto issued on 9 May by President of portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa. Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has chosen to […]
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Urgent letter to the President of Portugal

ILGA-Europe, TGEU and OII Europe urge President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa to sign the historic law as adopted by the Portuguese parliament on 13 April.  Two […]
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Press Release

Portugal votes to respect the rights of trans and intersex people

The Portuguese parliament has voted to adopt a ground-breaking law which better protects and respects the right to self-determination and bodily integrity of trans and […]
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wedish Parliament to pay compensation for forced sterilisation of trans people

Yesterday, the Swedish Parliament took the historic decision that trans people who were forcibly sterilised (between 1972 and 2013) should be paid compensation. This is […]
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Case Law

Electra Leda Koutra and Anastasia Katzaki v. Greece

Detention and mistreatment of transgender sex workers and their lawyer
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Case Law

Bogdanova v. Russia

The rights of trans people in prison
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Case Law

G.G. v. Turkey

Transgender rights in prison
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Policy Paper

Public consultation on measures for improving the recognition of prescriptions issued in another Member State

ILGA-Europe and Transgender Europe jointly submitted input for a public consultation on measures for improving the recognition of prescriptions issued in another European Union Member […]
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Report

Report on gender discrimination in employment and access to goods and services

This joint ILGA-Europe and Transgender Europe contribution is being submitted to the European Commission in view of the review of the implementation of Dir 2004/113/EC […]
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Policy Paper

Report on gender discrimination in education and financial services

Joint contribution by ILGA-Europe, Transgender Europe and OII-Germany towards the European Commission’s assessment of the state of affairs vis-à-vis gender discrimination in education and the […]
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Report

Transgender people and the Gender Recast Directive

The aim of these Guidelines is to provide an introduction to the content of the Gender Recast Directive and an overview of the jurisprudence of […]
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Transgender EuroStudy

The work undertaken is certainly the largest and most comprehensive data collection on trans people’s lived experience to date. One can never claim that research […]
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