education

UK: Why Don't We Hear About The Muslims Campaigning For LGBT Education?

No one is saying that homophobia in the Muslim community doesn’t exist, but when there are those who care about inclusive education, that affirm tolerance rather than hatred, it’s time we listen to them.

China: New report on the right to education for transgender persons

The right to education is a fundamental right of citizens in all countries. Educational institutions play an essential role in shaping the attitudes of individuals and society. At the same time, education is a vital basis for all individuals to obtain social opportunities and resources.

UK: Birmingham City Council wins High Court injunction to stop protests against LGBT teaching at school

Protesters against LGBT teaching who have been gathering outside a Birmingham primary school have been banned from the area by a High Court injunction.

IACHR Publishes Report on Progress and Challenges toward Recognition of the Rights of LGBTI Persons in the Americas

In the Americas, violence, discrimination, prejudice and stereotypes prevent lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people from fully exercising their rights. However, significant progress has also been made towards protecting, recognizing and guaranteeing the rights of LGBTI people in a number of countries in the region.