Tag Archive | ILGA Europe

ILGA Europe Vacancy: Communications Director

ILGA Europe Vacancy: Communications Director

Communications Director Open-ended contract Application deadline: 4 February 2019, 12.00 noon CET ILGA-Europe needs a dynamic person with strategic vision to lead their communications work, at a time when Europe is at a cross-roads.

ILGA Europe: Webinar – Campaigning for intersex rights

ILGA Europe: Webinar – Campaigning for intersex rights

Are you campaigning for intersex rights? Are you supporting intersex groups in their campaigning efforts? Discover how to frame your messages about intersex issues. Register now for ILGA-Europe’s interactive webinar: Campaigning and message framing for intersex rights. ILGA-Europe will host an interactive webinar on campaigning and message framing for LGBTI activists and allies working on […]

Swiss Senate votes to improve protection on grounds of sexual orientation but not gender identity

Swiss Senate votes to improve protection on grounds of sexual orientation but not gender identity

On 28 November 2018, the Senate of Switzerland voted to criminalise hate speech and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation, but refused to do the same for grounds of gender identity. ILGA-Europe welcomes the extension of protections against hate speech and discrimination based on sexual orientation – this is an important step forward for lesbian, […]

Jobs: ILGA-Europe – Senior Advocacy Officer

Jobs: ILGA-Europe – Senior Advocacy Officer

ILGA-Europe are looking for a Senior Advocacy Officer to work with the staff team in Brussels. Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday, 16 November 2018, 17.00 CET.  The Senior Advocacy Officer will be actively contributing to ILGA-Europe’s advocacy work aimed at bringing legal, political and social change for LGBTI people across Europe, by working […]

22nd ILGA-Europe Annual Conference – Brussels October 2018

22nd ILGA-Europe Annual Conference – Brussels October 2018

The 22nd ILGA-Europe Annual Conference, ‘Politics for Change – From Words into Action’ will take place in Brussels, Belgium 24-27 October 2018. Registration is now open. For the first time, the Annual Conference will take place in Brussels – the capital of Europe and the home of ILGA-Europe. It is organised in close cooperation with three […]

ILGA Job Vacancies: Admin Support & Director of Programmes

ILGA Job Vacancies: Admin Support & Director of Programmes

Working at ILGA means being a part of a dedicated and diverse team: you will join a team of professionals from all over the world, including human rights lawyers, researchers and academics, all committed to advancing equality for LGBTI people worldwide. If you are interested in working with ILGA, here are the currently available job […]

UK: Third of employers ‘less likely’ to hire transgender staff

UK: Third of employers ‘less likely’ to hire transgender staff

One in three employers in Britain say they would be less likely to hire someone if they were transgender, according to a new study published on Monday. Less than one in five British employers have an inclusive policy towards transgender staff, and only nine percent believe in legal protection against discrimination, according to the study […]