On 1 April, Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta published an article reporting human rights violations on a mass scale in Chechnya.
Today, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, issued a Comment on registered partnerships. ILGA-Europe applaud the Commissioner for raising his voice to support the rights of same-sex couples.
Both organisations also urge the European Union to implement LGBTI guidelines in 2017.
Today, the European Parliament adopted the Report on the Situation of fundamental rights in the European Union in 2015 when they gathered in plenary in Strasbourg.
Today, on 10 December, the United Nations encourages us all to ‘stand up for someone’s human rights’.
On 24th May, the General Affairs Council of the European Union will discuss integration of migrants in a rule of law dialogue and our organisations want to recall the spirit of Article 2 of the Uni
ILGA-Europe welcomes the votes and the fact that the Members of the European Parliament rejected a number of proposed amendments aiming to curtail its scope or water down its substance.
Join our very first European Equality Gala and support European LGBTI movement.
ILGA-Europe commend the dedication and resilience of our member organisation Identoba and the wider LGBTI movement in Georgia.
ILGA-Europe is very dismayed to learn that one of its member organisations, Rakurs has become the first LGBTI group to be listed as a so-called ‘foreign agent’ under Russia’s notorious legislation.