Shocking statistics show that the overwhelming majority of trans people who were murdered last year were trans women of colour and sex workers.
Mazen Masoud is a human rights activist from Libya who now lives in Bologna, Italy as a refugee. He is an intersex, trans and black person fighting racism.
I am Mazen, a Libyan refugee living in Italy since three years. I was born intersex, my family has chosen a female name for me. So this was the first episode of discrimination against me.
I have tried so much with other activists to change our culture in Libya, so all LGBTI people could live safely without discrimination or the risk of losing their lives.
We know that racism and ethnic discrimination exists, inside and outside the LGBTI communities.
Joint statement to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day - Brussels, 27 January 2015
High-level EU Member States’ representatives meet today to discuss how to make equality a reality for all. Equality and anti-discrimination organisations call on them to show real commitment to equality.
ILGA-Europe and ENAR (European Network Against Racism) joined forces in campaign against hate speech in the European election campaign 2014.
European LGBT rights and antiracism organisations join hands to denounce prejudice, encourage EU citizens to vote in the EP elections.
On Wednesday 19 March, ILGA-Europe and ENAR, together with some of the main European political parties, launched an Appeal for an election campaign free from discrimination and intolerance.
ILGA-Europe and ENAR are launching the Appeal for an European election campaign free from discrimination and intolerance.
Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination when the issues of racial discrimination and xenophobia are highlighted. ILGA-Europe fully supports the efforts towards eliminating all forms of discrimination on the grounds of race, ethnicity and religion and tackling prejudices towards ethnic and religious minorities.