Today Sep-02-14

Denmark goes Argentina!

Denmark goes Argentina!

Denmark passes best legal gender recognition law in Europe

Summary 5th European Transgender Council “Trans*: Safe & Equal!” (May 01 - 04 2014, Budapest)

Summary 5th European Transgender Council “Trans*: Safe & Equal!” (May 01 - 04 2014, Budapest)

The 5th European Transgender Council “Trans*: Safe & Equal!” took place from May 1-4 in Budapest. 200 delegates met to discuss, strategize and network over how to improve safety and equality for trans* people.

TGEU’s Position on the revision of the ICD 10

TGEU’s Position on the revision of the ICD 10

Read the position of Transgender Europe on the revision of the International Catalogue of Diseases here.

The position was developed in June 2013.

European Social Charter Committee prompts member states over sterilisation-requirement

European Social Charter Committee prompts member states over sterilisation-requirement

 

Cyprus – Registration denied to Greek trans woman

Cyprus – Registration denied to Greek trans woman

Greece – trans women arbitrarily arrested in Athens

Greece – trans women arbitrarily arrested in Athens

Policy officers arrested on April 29 seven trans women in Athens. According to the NGO Greek Transgender Support Association the arrest were arbitrarily and motivated by racist profiling. The women had deliberately not been informed about the alleged crimes. 

The NGO commented:

Sweden: Trans man who gave birth wins right to be registered as 'father'

Sweden: Trans man who gave birth wins right to be registered as 'father'

An American trans man, residing in Sweden, who gave birth to a child earlier this year has won the right to be registered as the father of the child. The decision has been appealed by the Swedish Tax Agency. 

Sweden: Court overrules diagnosis-requirement

Sweden: Court overrules diagnosis-requirement

Denmark – Proposal for gender recognition reform submitted

Denmark – Proposal for gender recognition reform submitted

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