2nd Symposium Against Discriminations9-14 December 2013, Ankara 9 December, MondayClasses Against Discriminations / 13:30 – 16:30“Media and Representation: How are LGBT identities portrayed?”Hacettepe University, Communications Faculty 11 December,... >>>
Currently, a worldwide investigation that concerns direct and indirect discrimination due to homo- or transphobia in the professional is conducted by the Research Center for Work and Consumer Psychology of "Université libre de Bruxelles".
The wish is to collect a maximum of testimonies from people with a job or in search of a job in order to raise awareness of the phenomenon among the public authorities and companies. >>>
Israeli President Shimon Peres has become the highest ranking Israeli politician to announce their support for same-sex couples having the right to marry – although his role in Government is largely ceremonial.
The 19th Manila Metro Lesbian Gay Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Pride March will wind its way through the Philippines capital in two days time, in the longest running celebration of its kind in Asia. >>>
A conservative religious party in the Israeli Government coalition has torpedoed efforts to provide same-sex parents with children with the same tax cuts offered to opposite-sex parents, using its veto power to sink the proposal.
Outspoken homophobe and Australian Army Reserve Major Bernard Gaynor has hit out at the Australian Defense Force issuing a set of rainbow gay pride cufflinks and lapel pins, claiming ‘normal’ Australians would ‘shudder’ at the thought.
The Third International Intersex Forum, supported by ILGA and ILGA-Europe, took place in Malta between 29 November and 1 December 2013.
This event brought together 34 activists representing 30 intersex organisations from all continents. >>>