Today Dec-18-14

Administrative Court of Appeal in Stockholm on Sterilisation Requirement in Gender Recognition Legislation (19 Dec 2012)

The administrative Court of Appeal in Stockholm has in a verdict from 19 Dec 2012 found the requirement of sterilization in legal gender recognition as unlawful and violating the European Convention on Human Rights. 

Trans* Rights Europe Card Game

Trans* Rights Europe Card Game 2014

thumbnail card game

Fundamental Rights Agency Publishes first specific EU Trans Report

Fundamental Rights Agency Publishes first specific EU Trans Report: Young, Unemployed and Poor Trans People are Most at Risk.

Berlin, 09 December 2014

Netherlands: Trans Woman dies after having been strangled in a fight at home

Trans Woman dies after having been strangled in a fight at home

Sonny (Gerritson Noel) Angila from Groningen, Netherlands died this Tuesday, Dec 2, after having been strangled in a fight at home last Sunday (Nov 30). Sonny was originally from Brazil or the Dutch Antiles and was 31 years old when she died, according to TGEU Steering Committee member Vreer Verkerke.

Upcoming event: Transgender – Rights at work

Upcoming event: Transgender – Rights at work

On Tuesday 9 December, the Intergroup on LGBTI rights will host a discussion between MEPs, NGOs and EU Institutions on transgender rights. Registration is now open.

Transgender Europe: TDOR Press Release October 30 2014

Transgender Europe: TDOR Press Release October 30 2014

Transgender Europe’s Trans Murder Monitoring project reveals 
226 killings of trans people in the last 12 months

TGEU Press Statement: History in the making: First LGBTI discussion at EU Council and 1st reading of ground-breaking Maltese gender recognition law

TGEU Press Statement

History in the making: First LGBTI discussion at EU Council and 1st reading of ground-breaking Maltese gender recognition law

29 October 2014

 

TGEU Strategic Plan 2014 – 2016 (2018)

TGEU Strategic Plan 2014 – 2016 (2018)

(as approved by the General Assembly on May 3rd 2014)

The TGEU Strategy 2014 – 2016 (2018) aims at

defining goals and strategic objectives of TGEU, provide guidance for TGEU's work, provide areas of work for TGEU's annual work plan.

TGEU welcomes Commissioner for Human Rights Human Rights Comment on LGBTI Children

TGEU welcomes Commissioner for Human Rights Human Rights Comment on LGBTI Children

Today, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muižnieks published a Human Rights comment LGBTI children have the right to safety and equality. The Commissioner is concerned about the high levels of bullying and harassment LGBTI children face and stresses that all children have the right to be free from violence.

Focusing on trans and intersex minors he points out their right to self-determination:

Danish trans law amendments 2014 (L 182 Motion to amend the Act on the (Danish) Civil Registration System)

Denmark: Motion to amend the Act on the (Danish) Civil Registration System

Find here the amendments of Danish Act regulating the granting of a new gendered social security number to trans people in English.

The translation has been kindly provided by Nick Kristensen of Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab.

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