This afternoon (14 July 2016), the House of the Peoples adopted amendments to the Law on the Prohibition of Discrimination.
On 16 June, the European Parliament Committee on civil liberties, justice and home affairs (LIBE) hold a hearing on the situation of fundamental rights in the EU in 2015. Dan Christian Ghattas, Co-chair of OII-Europe, was invited to take the floor, as part of the NGOs panel.
Everyone at ILGA-Europe wants next year to be even better. We all want to break the silence. We all want the positive talk to turn into positive action. Make 26 October #AllAboutTheI
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.
They met with members of the European Parliament, the Council of Europe Human Rights Commissioner and officials from the Council of Europe.
On 3-5 July, ILGA-Europe and IGLYO (International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Youth and Student Organisation) gathered 18 LGBTQ activists from all over Europe for a capacity building seminar on LGBTQ activism and intersex. The seminar took place in Berlin.
New exciting and interesting training on LGBTQ activism and intersex.
Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights and Fundamental Rights Agency publish milestone reports on intersex.
In the section you can find out how ILGA-Europe is working on intersex issues and learn the basics about what intersex means.
ILGA-Europe send warm congratulations to our friends and allies in Malta on the day that the country’s historic Gender Identity, Gender Expression and Sex Characteristics Act received final approval from parliament.