Commissioner Jourova and the German Minister of Justice have accepted an invitation from the German Equality Body to celebrate the success of 10 years of anti-discrimination legislation.
This afternoon (14 July 2016), the House of the Peoples adopted amendments to the Law on the Prohibition of Discrimination.
Taddeucci and McCall v Italy
Breaking down myths about religion and identities of LGBTI people
Hate speech is a pervasive phenomenon that can undermine an individual’s dignity and self-esteem.
Blocking same-sex couples from obtaining residence permits for family reunification purposes purely because of their sexual orientation is discriminatory – that is the message of equality coming from Strasbourg.
Sexual orientation and gender identity have been included as protected grounds in the anti-discrimination section of Ukraine’s Labour Code.
On Thursday (5 November 2015), only 117 members of the 450-seat parliament supported a proposal to amend the labour code.
Towards a Consistent Level of Protection Against Discrimination in Europe.
Joint statement: six months ago, organisations representing millions of EU citizens at risk of discrimination called on EU Member States to show clear commitment on the proposed Horizontal Directive on equal treatment.