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.
LGBTI activists in Turkey have denounced attempts to limit their right to peacefully assemble.
Now, trans people in Norway aged 16 and older will have their gender legally recognised without having to be sterilised first.