The World Health Assembly approved the newest update to the International Classification of Diseases, which depsychopathologises trans and gender diverse people.
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Here is a round-up of events, statements and celebrations that took place to mark International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia, Biphobia, and Intersexphobia 2019.
The Rainbow Europe 2019 reveals not only a standstill in a significant number of European countries but a visible backslide on laws and policies.
We are announcing the European elections series of webinars providing tools, inspirations and good practices to support LGBTI organisations’ work around elections.
ILGA-Europe and 21 other civil society organisations and unions today launch #ElectNoHate.
It reveals both achievements gained and challenges ahead for the LGBTI movement across Europe and Central Asia.
The webinar will take place on Tuesday, 5 March from 12.30-13.30 CET.
Today the European Parliament adopted two resolutions clearly calling for a strong agenda for the protection and furtherment of LGBTI equality and human rights in the next European Commission’s term.
Today, on 14 February 2019, the European Parliament has adopted a landmark Resolution on the Rights of Intersex People.
Today, as Europe faces a social and political climate of uncertainty and polarisation, ILGA-Europe formally launches ComeOut - our campaign for the 2019 European elections.
Research carried out by ILGA-Europe and the Global Philanthropy Project reveals one in three LGBTI organisations in Europe and Central Asia received no external funding in 2017.
Although the applicant X had gender reassignment surgeries abroad, the Ministry of Justice in Macedonia rejected his applications to alter the gender marker in the birth register.
Majority of EU member states clearly speak out that the EU needs to stand firm regarding the protection of the rights of LGBTI people.
Register now for ILGA-Europe’s interactive webinar ‘Campaigning and message framing for intersex rights’.
On 28 November 2018, the Senate of Switzerland voted to criminalise hate speech and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation, but refused to do the same for grounds of gender identity.
Fourteen civil society organisations -including ILGA-Europe- have written to the European Union and European governments to respond to the threat to our democracies in Europe.
Generous donors have pledged to match donations made to ILGA-Europe between 26 November and 2 December, giving supporters of LGBTI equality the rare opportunity to double their impact.
Apply now for a participatory training on building new narratives in response to the anti-gender movement.
On 29 October 2018, the Office of the Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia issued an opinion.
In recent days, Armenia’s LGBTI community has been seriously failed on multiple occasions by national authorities after concerted attacks by conservative groups.