On 9-10 February 2017, ILGA-Europe and the European Aids Treatment Group (EATG) jointly held a capacity-building seminar on the role of LGBTI organisations to address HIV and STIs.
MEPs voted to adopt a report containing recommendations relevant to the mental health of LGBTI people.
The European Patients’ Forum, a non-governmental organisation that works with patients’ groups in public health and health advocacy across Europe, has launched a survey focusing on access to health care in the European Union.
A new EU co-funded pilot project on reducing health inequalities experienced by LGBTI+ people will be launched in May 2016.
On World Health Day 2016, our organisations are joining together to call for greater support for the well-being and mental health of LGBTI people.
While the order could potentially improve access to legal gender recognition for trans persons, prospects of its implementation raise a number of concerns. In particular:
Watch the short video statement on the occasion of World AIDS Day 2015.
On Monday 23 November, the French Minister of Health, Marisol Touraine, announced that PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis) will be available in France from 2016. The treatment will be covered by social security.
ILGA-Europe unites with the rest of Europe to take part in European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week, to increase awareness of the benefits of HIV and hepatitis testing and encourage more people become aware of their HIV and/or hepatitis status
At its 66th general assembly, held in Moscow, the World Medical Association, an international organisation representing doctors, adopted new guidelines aimed at increasing the knowledge and sensitivity of doctors towards trans people.