Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity in Europe

Council of Europe , . (2011) Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity in Europe. [Report]

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Abstract

The report is the result of a two-year study carried out by the Office of the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights. It contains a socio-legal analysis of the situation of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons across member states, relying on data and information made available by public authorities, national human rights structures, non-governmental organisations and experts. It also builds on research and data made available by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights. The report analyses the situation of LGBT persons in the 47 member States of the Council of Europe as regards attitudes and perceptions towards them, legal standards and their implementation, protection from violence and access to asylum, freedoms of assembly, expression and association, gender recognition and family life, and access to health care, education and employment.



Resource Information

Creators Council of Europe , .
Institutional Creators Council of Europe
Language/s English
Number of Pages 134
Format Type electronic
Place of Publication Paris
Publisher Council of Europe Publishing
Date 24 June 2011



Resource Indexing

Item Type: Report
Uncontrolled Keywords: council of europe, lgbt discrimination, europe
Subjects: A Main subjects area > Gender identity
A Main subjects area > Sexual orientation
In Library: No
Depositing User: Giacomo Viggiani
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2011 10:49
Last Update: 24 Jun 2011 10:51
URI: http://archive.equal-jus.bispecialist.net/id/eprint/884


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