LGBTI activists in Slovakia and ILGA-Europe are particularly concerned since the Slovak government went in great lengths in preparation for such step and in 2015 invited representatives of the Coun
ILGA-Europe send their congratulations to all the LGBTI organisations and politicians who have contributed to this historic result.
The legislation, which has generated lots of debate nationally, will offer couples the same rights as civil marriage.
A large majority of parliamentarians voted to extend adoption rights to same-sex couples.
Sexual orientation and gender identity have been included as protected grounds in the anti-discrimination section of Ukraine’s Labour Code.
A bill designed to restrict freedom of expression and freedom of assembly has made an unwelcome reappearance on Lithuania’s parliamentary agenda.
On Thursday (5 November 2015), only 117 members of the 450-seat parliament supported a proposal to amend the labour code.
On the final day of ILGA-Europe’s largest ever conference, attendees acknowledged the news that Mikhail died earlier this week and celebrated his life with a minute of applause.
Representatives from Syriza, PASOK, New Democracy, DIMAR, The River and Enosi Kentroon signed a pledge stating their commitment to registered partnership, family law reform, legal gender recognitio