Posted on 7. June 2012 in Resources

[German] The LGBT café Julius is closing down, the Christopher Street Day in Linz has been canceled. Reason: the dire financial situation of HOSI Linz.

[English] ILGA-Europe and TGEU are pleased to launch the Human Rights & Gender Identity Best Practice Catalogue.

[German] Public consultation about intersex. The Committee on Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth will have a public consultation with six experts on Monday, June 25. Chair is Sibylle Laurischk (FDP). The consultation starts at 1 pm in the Europasaal 4.900, Paul-Löbe-Haus, Berlin and will last until ca. 3:30 pm.

[English] New Irish human rights legislation for LGBT people — same-sex civil marriage and protection for LGBT students in schools are just two of the positive steps which may result from new legislation published in Ireland on June 5.

[English] Here is a report about the human rights situation of LGBT people in North Cyprus. Please find the English translation on page 81 ff.,gay,bisexual%20and%20transgender%20persons%20in%20north%20cyprus.pdf

[English] The Ukraine is amongst the countries which are preparing LGBT censorship laws. Activists created an online petition to urge the Ukrainian president to stop such laws.

[English] Faces Transforming: research on transmen in the Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification (CAHId) at the University of Dundee, Scotland.