The World Health Assembly approved the newest update to the International Classification of Diseases, which depsychopathologises trans and gender diverse people.
Sophie Aujean, ILGA Europe Senior Policy and Programmes Officer
A bit more than two years ago, ILGA-Europe embarked in a great project called Health4LGBTI and aiming to raise awareness of the health inequalities and barriers faced by LGBTI people and to equip health professionals with relevant tools to overcome these.
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced yesterday (18 June 2018) the completion of the ICD-11 and deleted all trans-related categories from the ICD Chapter on Mental and Behavioural Disorders.
'Nobody Left Outside' is a collective of organisations committed to working together to find solutions to improve access to healthcare.
The countries involved in the study were Belgium, Bulgaria, Italy, Lithuania, Poland and the UK.
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.