Youth

Stonewall Scotland Education Conference 2017

Stonewall Scotland Education Conference 2017

Stonewall Scotland’s Education Conference returns this year for its 3rd year. This year the conference will be held in Glasgow for the first time, on Friday 26 May 2017. This one-day CPD (Continuing Professional Development) accredited event brings together teachers, education professionals, and communities from across Scotland, to discuss tackling homophobic, biphobic, and transphobic bullying, and […]

US: Trans Court Hearing Set Amid Fight Over Trump Nominee

US: Trans Court Hearing Set Amid Fight Over Trump Nominee

The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in a major dispute on transgender rights for March 28, when the U.S. Senate is set to be in the midst of a political fight over President Donald Trump’s nominee to a vacant seat on the bench. By March, the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate is likely to be […]

US: 150,000 Youth Ages 13 To 17 Identify As Transgender

US: 150,000 Youth Ages 13 To 17 Identify As Transgender

An estimated 0.7 percent of youth ages 13 to 17, or 150,000 youth, identify as transgender in the United States, according to a new study released by The Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law. This study is the first to provide population estimates for youth who identify as transgender in each of the […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine January 2017 Edition – Free!

Out Now! EILE Magazine January 2017 Edition – Free!

Welcome to the first issue of EILE Magazine for 2017! In our January issue, our music section features pop/rock singer-songwriter, Spencer Anthony, and alt/rock duo, Primal Static. We feature a tribute to George Michael, from Scott De Buitléir, remembering that he gave courage to so many LGBT people, apart from his wonderful music, and Scott also writes a […]

‘Parental Separation and Divorce’ Videos by Youth Researchers

‘Parental Separation and Divorce’ Videos by Youth Researchers

NUI Galway will launch two new videos, produced by children and young people, which focus on parental separation and divorce. Dr Niall Muldoon, the Ombudsman for Children, will attend the launch of the videos ‘It’s OK’ and ‘Dear Parents, Dear Friends’ at NUI Galway’s Institute of Lifecourse and Society, on Saturday February 4, from 12-2pm. […]

Living Free and Equal – More translations due in 2017

Living Free and Equal – More translations due in 2017

The OHCHR publication “Living Free and Equal” provides an analysis of more than 200 examples of what States are doing to tackle violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and intersex people. It offers concrete guidance and inspiration for States based on initiatives taken by Governments, courts, parliaments, national human rights institutions and […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine December 2016 Edition – Free!

Out Now! EILE Magazine December 2016 Edition – Free!

Welcome to our December issue of EILE Magazine! We have a host of articles in store for you, seasonal as well as serious, as we take a look at recent world events like Trump and Brexit, and lighter things like music and film. Scott De Buitléir writes on what he sees as the darker days […]