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TGEU statement: Historic Danish Gender Recognition Law comes into Force

TGEU statement

Historic Danish Gender Recognition Law comes into Force

 

Sept 1, 2014

TGEU presents Europe-wide Gender Recognition Campaign at EU Agency

TGEU presents Europe-wide Gender Recognition Campaign at EU Agency

On Aug 27, Transgender Europe will hold a public event "Being Trans* in Europe" at the premises of the European Institute for Gender  Equality (EIGE) in Vilnius, Lithuania. The Europe-wide Campaign Access All Areas! Gender Recognition Opens Doors. will be presented, followed by a panel discussion with distinguished international and local human rights experts.

WHO publishes ICD 11 beta

TGEU Statement, August 22, 2014

A step in the right direction: WHO proposes to remove F64 ”gender identity disorders” from the mental and behavioural disorders

Cape Town Declaration ​Gender Incongruence in Childhood

Cape Town Declaration Gender Incongruence in Childhood

 28 July 2014

EU Commissioner praises trans-project

EU Commissioner praises trans-project

New EU Commissioner for Justice Martine Reicherts praises a recently completed transgender employment project from Berlin. 

Via Facebook she said on Aug 4:

Decision by Grand Chamber of European Court of Human Rights in Hämäläinen v Finland

European Court of Human Rights Decision in Hämäläinen v Finland

Read the verdict of the Grand Chamber of the ECtHR and press release in Hämäläinen v Finland (Application No. 37359/09).

Trans people's (Un)Equal Access to Goods and Service in the EU

Trans people's (Un)Equal Access to Goods and Service in the EU

Building on earlier submissions and fresh information TGEU submitted a report in May 2014 to the European Commission, lining out how trans people actually fail to be protected under the EU law. 

Read the submission here.

 

TGEU PR: "European Human Rights Court confirms forced divorce of trans people is legal"

Transgender Europe

Press Statement

European Human Rights Court confirms forced divorce of trans people is legal

16 July 2014

 

TGEU Third Party Intervention in Hämäläinen v Finland

TGEU Third Party Intervention in Hämäläinen v Finland

Download the Intervention here

Juncker mocks trans people – Unacceptable Statement by Candidate for top EU Job

Juncker mocks trans people – Unacceptable Statement by Candidate for top EU Job

TGEU Press Statement  25 June 2014

TGEU is irritated about discriminatory comments of Claude Juncker, candidate for the top job of leading the EU Commission. 

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