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EP recognises specific discrimination faced by trans and intersex people

EP recognises specific discrimination faced by trans and intersex people

ILGA-Europe welcome the European Parliament’s adoption of  two reports, which contain significant provisions in relation to the rights of LGBTI people. The first report, from Rapporteur Kozłowska-Rajewicz, is a positive development, as it recognises that Member States should adopt legislation that protects trans people against discrimination when accessing goods and services.

Job Opportunity – ProtectDefenders.eu Finance Officer, Apply by March 5th

Job Opportunity – ProtectDefenders.eu Finance Officer, Apply by March 5th

The Secretariat of ProtectDefenders.eu is recruiting a Finance Officer to join their team, based in Brussels. Under the supervision of the Head of Secretariat, and with the assistance of the other Secretariat staff, the Finance Officer maintains an effective and accurate financial reporting system or all the HRD mechanism activities.

Job Vacancy at ILGA-Europe: Fundraising Director – Apply by 13 February 2017

Job Vacancy at ILGA-Europe: Fundraising Director – Apply by 13 February 2017

Want to be part of the ILGA staff team in Brussels? They are now looking for a Fundraising Director. Candidates should be strongly committed to working for human rights and equality for LGBTI people. Closing date for applications is Monday 13th February 2017, CET time. Salary scale: Euros 63,177 to 68,346 in annual increments, starting […]

Controversial Commissioner Oettinger Begins His First Week

Controversial Commissioner Oettinger Begins His First Week

In spite of several major concerns over Commissioner Oettinger’s suitability to replace Kristalina Georgieva, the fact is that the portfolio is his. And now it is time to act on the commitments made during and after the hearing with the European Parliament last week. The announced communication on diversity and inclusion, as promised by the Commissioner during his […]

EP – NGOs Concerned Ahead Of Oettinger Hearing

EP – NGOs Concerned Ahead Of Oettinger Hearing

Several NGOs, including ILGA-Europe (International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association) have written to MEPs ahead of a hearing, which will decide if Commissioner Oettinger will take over the ‘human resources and budget’ portfolio.  ILGA has commented: “At this crucial moment for the EU, it is more vital than ever to have a strong and […]

Job Opportunity: ILGA Is Looking For A Development Officer

Job Opportunity: ILGA Is Looking For A Development Officer

 The International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) is recruiting a Development Officer. Closing date for receipt of applications: Sunday 8th January 2017 (17.00 CET) Download the application pack ILGA is the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, an umbrella organisation of more than 1200 member organisations in all continents and articulated in […]

ILGA Europe: Call for Grant Proposals – Data-collection on LGBTI-phobic Hate Crimes

ILGA Europe: Call for Grant Proposals – Data-collection on LGBTI-phobic Hate Crimes

ILGA-Europe recently announced XVI call for proposals within its Documentation and Advocacy Fund. This call will specifically focus on data-collection of LGBTI-phobic hate crimes supported by the government of the Netherlands. Deadline for applications: 8 November 2016, 18:00 CET. The general goals of the Documentation and Advocacy Fund are to work towards LGBTI equality by […]