ILGA-Europe, together with 176 other civil society organisations, are asking European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to pause for a moment in advance of the 2016 State of the Union.
Commissioner Jourova’s ongoing support and the backing of the entire Commission will be key as we work to ensure these equality gains made in the European Union, and beyond, are protected as well as further advanced
ILGA-Europe, who had submitted their views as part of a third party intervention along with other civil society organisations, are disappointed by today’s decision.
This afternoon (14 July 2016), the House of the Peoples adopted amendments to the Law on the Prohibition of Discrimination.
Today, the European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Hungary’s two-month-long detention of an Iranian gay man applying for asylum is a violation of the European Convention on Human Rights.
Taddeucci and McCall v Italy
March cancelled, activists and politicians dispersed and arrested.
From ILGA-Europe’s perspective, the message that must be taken from the UK referendum result is the need for more solidarity, not less.
Joint statement from Amnesty International, ILGA-Europe and Transgender Europe
This is the first time that the Council of the European Union has approved LGBTI-specific conclusions that refer to equality within the European Union.