General News

14/12/2017
LGBTI Enlargement Review 2017

ILGA-Europe, in collaboration with organisations across the Western Balkans and Turkey, compile our own Enlargement Review reports in which we assess just that, specifically in...

30/10/2017
How National Human Rights Institutions protect LGBTI rights in the Western Balkans

Sarajevo Open Centre published a policy paper titled „National Human Rights Institutions and the Protection of LGBTI rights in the Western Balkans – Experiences, Challenges...

05/09/2017
Back to school

As August comes to a close, fewer out-of-office emails populate our inboxes, mornings become more hurried and more leisurely walkers on our morning commutes start to get on our...

19/06/2017
EU Parliament demands action on LGBTI rights in Western Balkans

On June 14th 2017, the European Parliament adopted three of its annual reports for candidate and potential candidate EU countries. In those reports MEPs have assessed the rights...

13/04/2017
Strasbourg court: Forced sterilisation trans people violates human rights

Last week, the European Court of Human Rights ruled that requiring trans people to undergo sterilisation in order to have their gender recognised, violates human...

07/12/2016
New EU accession reports: LGBTI rights in the Western Balkans and Turkey

In November, the European Commission’s published its annual progress reports on accession states’ progress towards EU Membership. The reports include important and extensive...