TGEU Statement, August 22, 2014
28 July 2014
New EU Commissioner for Justice Martine Reicherts praises a recently completed transgender employment project from Berlin.
Via Facebook she said on Aug 4:
Read the verdict of the Grand Chamber of the ECtHR and press release in Hämäläinen v Finland (Application No. 37359/09).
Building on earlier submissions and fresh information TGEU submitted a report in May 2014 to the European Commission, lining out how trans people actually fail to be protected under the EU law.
16 July 2014
TGEU is irritated about discriminatory comments of Claude Juncker, candidate for the top job of leading the EU Commission.
The 5th European Transgender Council “Trans*: Safe & Equal!” took place from May 1-4 in Budapest. 200 delegates met to discuss, strategize and network over how to improve safety and equality for trans* people.