European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association

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Every day, people across Europe continue to be the targets of assaults because of their sexual orientation or gender identity.

28 April 2016

A new EU co-funded pilot project on reducing health inequalities experienced by LGBTI+ people will be launched in May 2016. 

22 April 2016

ILGA-Europe have been a constant supporter of the International Forum-Festival LGBT-Kyiv Pride since its first edition in 2012.

21 April 2016

Deadline for applications: 9 May 2016, 18:00 CET

20 April 2016

Deadline for applications: 9 May 2016, 18:00 CET

20 April 2016

An investigation by Romanian police into an attack on two Bucharest Pride participants in the aftermath of the 2006 march was ineffective, according to the European Court of Human Rights.

12 April 2016

We are more motivated than ever to develop this shared work, in a European context which proves to be challenging and promising in equal measure.

8 April 2016

On 12 April, ILGA-Europe are co-organising an event with the Intergroup on LGBTI Rights and the Anti-Racism and Diversity Intergroup of the European Parliament.

7 April 2016

On World Health Day 2016, our organisations are joining together to call for greater support for the well-being and mental health of LGBTI people.

6 April 2016

On 4 March, the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights of the United Nations published a General Comment on the right to sexual and reproductive health.

31 March 2016

The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers adopted on the 3 March its rights of the child strategy, covering the period 2016-2021.

30 March 2016

On 6 April, a referendum will be held in The Netherlands on the Ukraine-European Union Association Agreement. A No vote has the potential to negatively affect the lives of LGBTI people in Ukraine.

29 March 2016

Hate speech is a pervasive phenomenon that can undermine an individual’s dignity and self-esteem. 

21 March 2016

ILGA-Europe call on city authorities and law enforcement officials in Lviv to offer their full and unconditional support to the Equality Festival.

16 March 2016

Ministers from 27 EU Member States have issued a clear call to the European Commission to step up its work on LGBTI equality measures. 

7 March 2016

ILGA-Europe is organising a 3-day training on “Financial Management and Funds Administration: towards Sustainable Change”. The training is taking place on 2 - 4 June 2016 in Brussels, Belgium.

1 March 2016

While the order could potentially improve access to legal gender recognition for trans persons, prospects of its implementation raise a number of concerns. In particular:

29 February 2016

The Swiss electorate has voted against a popular initiative that would have effectively prevented same-sex couples from marrying. 

28 February 2016

This is the first time that Italian parliamentarians have supported the legal recognition of same-sex couples.

25 February 2016