The Romanian Constitutional Court has announced that it will refer questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union in the case of a same-sex couple who wish to be recognised as spouses.
Today Estonian parliament approved gender neutral cohabitation law which provides most of rights and protections associated with marriage also to non-married cohabiting couples regardless of the partners’ gender.
In this section you can find out how ILGA-Europe is working works towards full recognition and equality of the diversity of families and family relations.
Today Maltese parliament adopted same-sex civil union law, opening-up for joint adoption for same-sex couples.
Read more about the theme of the Annual Conference 2013 - Family Matters! Reaching out to hearts and minds
NELFA delivered on 24 September, in Helsinki, Finland, a public petition on behalf of NELFA’s 21 national member associations asking for true freedom of movement for LGBT parents and their children in the European Union.
On 1 August 2013, the legislation allowing same-sex second-parent adoption in Austria will enter into force.
In this section we are inviting participants to share their materials in virtual formal, so others can download them - and make the conference more "greener".
Today is the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia. This year ILGA-Europe highlights the issues of same-sex families and the legal obstacles that they face due to the lack of legal recognition in Europe.