TGEU is an active member of the global trans community and works in solidarity with trans and gender variant people worldwide.
TGEU seeks to increase trans knowledge and representation at the UN by the following means.
In the framework of the Transrespect versus Transphobia worldwide (TvT) research project, TGEU provides comparative data and analysis regarding significant aspects of the human rights situation of trans and gender variant people. Together with its partners in the Global South and East TGEU carries out research on the experiences with Transrespect and Transphobia of trans and gender variant people, develops international and country-specific advocacy tools, and provides capacity building trainings.
Furthermore TGEU works in partnership with other civil society NGOs engaged in advancing the rights of trans and gender variant persons on the global level.
TGEU also advocates for the protection of the human rights of trans and gender variant people through the usage of the EU external action policies.
Pro Trans project / TvT project exchange meeting The TvT project / Pro Trans project Exchange meeting was held before the 5th European Transgender Council on May 1st 2014. The ...
Constant rise in murder rates: more than 1,100 reported murders of trans people in the last five years Transgender Europe: Press Release: March 12 2013 Constant rise in murder ...