Today, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, issued a Comment on registered partnerships. ILGA-Europe applaud the Commissioner for raising his voice to support the rights of same-sex couples.
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The Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers adopted on the 3 March its rights of the child strategy, covering the period 2016-2021.
Hate speech is a pervasive phenomenon that can undermine an individual’s dignity and self-esteem.
They met with members of the European Parliament, the Council of Europe Human Rights Commissioner and officials from the Council of Europe.
IDAHOT 2015 was marked with high level statements, important reports on intersex issues and pride events all over Europe.
Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights and Fundamental Rights Agency publish milestone reports on intersex.
Today’s debate (Wednesday 22 April) at the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) on a wide-ranging trans rights resolution is important for trans people across Europe.
On 16 December, ILGA-Europe held an event at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on the role of the EU and the Council of Europe in tackling bullying and discrimination in schools.
ILGA-Europe welcomes Council of Europe’s HR Commissioner comment on LGBTI children’s right to safety and equality
The Committee of Ministers supports action by the Council and by member states to combat SOGI discrimination.