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ICD-Revision Proposal Mechanism is online

ICD-Revision Proposal Mechanism is online

The WHO has published an online tool to propose changes to the ICD-11 Beta Draft. Proposed changes to the titles/definitions can be submitted. It is also possible to add new or delete existing entities, add synonyms and other content model parameters and propose more complicated structural changes.

To access and contribute to the proposals, please visit the ICD-11 web-based platform at http://apps.who.int/classifications/icd11 and go to Contributions ⇒ Proposals menu.

European Council to discuss for first time LGBT-rights at high-level conference

European Council to discuss for first time LGBT-rights at high-level conference

Greece: Hate Speech Law recognizes Gender Identity

Greece: Hate Speech Law recognizes Gender Identity

TGEU member organisation Greek Transgender Support Association (G.T.S.A.) has successfully, together with other NGOs, advocated for an inclusion of gender identity as a protected characteristic in the Greek ‘Anti-Racist’ law, adopted on Sept 10, 2014 in Athens.

Denmark: X in Passports and New Trans Law Work

Denmark: X in Passports and New Trans Law Work

 

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).

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