Europe is at a dangerous crossroads and that’s why this is a critical time for the Commission to adopt a comprehensive LGBTI strategy over the next five years, says ILGA-Europe, in advance of the Finnish Presidency conference on advancing LGBTI equality in the EU.
Rise in drug-fuelled parties is behind spike in new HIV cases across Europe but gay men involved are often too closeted to reach
In many European countries, people who identify as transgender must have a mental health diagnosis to get their official records changed.
The Transsexual Act of 1981 regulates the conditions under which sufferers can officially change their first name and gender. Meanwhile, it is considered urgently in need of an overhaul, especially as the Federal Constitutional Court over the years again and again declared regulations unconstitutional.
TWO male penguins have adopted an egg that was abandoned and have been caring for it since July at a zoo in Berlin, Germany.
Organisers of this year's Gay Pride week in Munich have a group of rather wild partners -- penguins, giraffes and lions at the city zoo where tours are being run about same-sex love in the animal kingdom.
A gay male Humboldt penguin couple at Munich Zoo are brooding over a rock because they have no egg to care for.
Developing partnerships and alliances with Catholic church groups and addressing disadvantage in the lives of LGBTIQ people
A 70% rise in cases of syphilis in Europe since 2010 was driven by more unprotected sex and riskier sexual behaviour among gay men
More than a million people were in Cologne for one of Europe's largest pride parades. With homophobic attacks on the rise in Germany, organizers made it clear that this year's event is pushing for political change.
The recent decision by Ecuador’s highest court to legalize same-sex marriage makes it the fifth nation in Latin America to do so.
The Global Equality Caucus is a new international network of parliamentarians and elected representatives aiming to tackle discrimination against LGBT+ people. The Caucus links elected officials across the world regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.