In a resolution adopted yesterday, the European Parliament has expressed its concern regarding "discriminatory laws and practices and acts of violence against individuals on the basis of their sexual orientation and gender identity."
Today the EU’s 27 foreign affairs ministers adopted a ground-breaking global policy.
Today, the European Parliament adopted two new laws at first reading to reform data protection in the European Data protection in the European Union.
Last Thursday, the Council of the European Union adopted its conclusions on LGBTI equality. It is the first time ever that the Council adopts a document addressing LGBTI equality.
On 14 October 2009, the European Commission published its 2009 Progress Reports on the countries which applied for the EU membership – Croatia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Turkey, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Serbia and Kosovo.
“Today, in France, we still can not live and love freely just as we are,” said Joël Deumier, president of the association SOS Homophobie.
Yesterday the European Parliament adopted a non-binding resolution on justice, freedom and security in Europe. The resolution contains strong wording on the free movement of all families.
MEPs welcome Member States’ support to Commission’s actions on LGBTI equality, deplore opposition of...
This Monday, the Council (i.e. Ministers of the Member States), failed to reach agreement on a common response to the Commission's "List of Actions to advance LGBTI equality".
Norwegian celebrities clearly states: Witch Hunt and harassment of minorities do not belong in the Olympics. - A clear expectation from the Norwegian people, sports politicians and Norwegian authorities to the Sochi, says initiator National Association for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender (LLH).
Today the European Parliament has adopted the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme for the period 2014-2020. The €439 million programme will contribute to combating homophobia and discrimination against transsexual persons.