Click on links below to view LGBTQI People and Human Rights news* LGBTQI News 2020-2021 Africa America Asia Europe World LGBTQI News 2019 Africa America Asia Europe World HUNGARY: FIDESZ proposed controversial amendments about LGBTI people law by admin_HRWF | June 14, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsHungarian parliament’s proposed amendments censoring public communication about LGBTI people violates EU law ILGA-Europe's statement on proposed anti-LGBTI and illegal amendments by FIDESZ in the Hungarian parliament ILGA Europe (11.06.2021) -... Read More UN: Faith leaders urged to stamp out anti-LGBT+ rhetoric by admin_HRWF | May 26, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsUN calls on religious groups and leaders to dial down anti-LGBT+ rhetoric for fear of violence or discrimination By Hugo Greenhalgh Openly News (14.05.2021) - https://bit.ly/34kcSZm - Religious leaders and institutions should stamp out rhetoric or... Read More EU: ‘Political backlash’ blamed for halting LGBT+ rights gains in Europe by admin_HRWF | May 26, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsLegislative progress on LGBT+ rights have come to a near-standstill as polarisation mounted from Poland to Turkey, report says By Rachel Savage Openly News (17.05.2021) - https://bit.ly/3vpuFtZ - Progress on laws to boost LGBT+ rights has come to a virtual... Read More GERMANY: Lesbian mothers flood German courts with demands for parenting rights by admin_HRWF | May 14, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsOver a dozen lesbian couples have gone to court seeking to reform Germany's civil code, which does not recognise lesbian parents By Enrique Anarte Openly News (06.05.2021) - https://bit.ly/3hqfwok - When Inga celebrated the birth of her first child with... Read More EU: The rights of LGBTI people in the European Union by admin_HRWF | May 14, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsEuropean Parliament (11.05.2021) - https://bit.ly/3xY7F78 - The European Parliament has just published an updated version of a 12-page document titled “The rights of LGBTI people in the European Union”. It replaces the former versions of 2019 and 2020. The... Read More GERMANY: Catholic blessings of same-sex couples despite Vatican by admin_HRWF | May 11, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsEuronews (10.05.2021) - https://bit.ly/3tDuz0n - Germany's powerful Catholic progressives are openly defying a recent Holy See pronouncement that priests cannot bless same-sex unions. They are offering such blessings at services in about 100 different churches... Read More UK: Richard Dawkins loses ‘humanist of the year’ title over trans comments by admin_HRWF | May 2, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsAmerican Humanist Association criticises academic for comments about identity using ‘the guise of scientific discourse’, and withdraws its 1996 honour By Alison Flood The Guardian (20.04.2021) - https://bit.ly/33ak8q5 - The American Humanist Association has... Read More EU: Long road to motherhood, lesbians fight for IVF in Europe by admin_HRWF | April 28, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsSame-sex marriage or civil partnership is legal in 30 European countries, but laws allowing lesbian couples to have children - through adoption or sperm donation - have lagged behind By Rachel Savage Thomson Reuters Foundation (26.04.2021) -... Read More USA: Transgender minors: Arkansas banned gender-affirming health care criticized by admin_HRWF | April 22, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 Comments"Families are in a state of panic, asking what state should they move to. They want to know what they should do next and we don't have a clear answer for them." By Alex Bollinger LGBTQ Nation (19.04.2021) - https://bit.ly/32DUrhC - At least four transgender... Read More GERMANY: German Catholics plan huge blessing of gay unions on May 10 by admin_HRWF | April 20, 2021 | LGBTQI People and Human Rights | 0 CommentsBy Inés San Martin Cruxnow (15.04.2021) - https://bit.ly/32sCTVF - Continuing to openly challenge the Vatican, several Catholic leaders in Germany are openly supporting the blessing of same-sex couples, with a massive blessing service scheduled for May 10, in... Read More Get LGBTQI People & Human Rights news delivered to your inbox! Subscribe now *HRWF puts a variety of news from outside sources on its website for human rights research. HRWF only endorses the contents of its own articles and reports, and not the views or opinions expressed in the articles posted.