Romania: Court makes €17,000 award after gay-bashing and botched investigation human rights complaint

The case concerned a complaint that two Romanians had been attacked on their way home from a gay march and that the ensuing investigation had been inadequate.

Romania: Court set for judgment in ‘gay-bashing’ human rights complaint

Tomorrow, judges will reveal their decision on a complaint against Romania, which centres on allegations of ‘gay-bashing’ and accusations that the subsequent police investigation was inadequate.

Video: Human rights of intersex people

In this video, Eleni Tsetsekou, head of the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity unit, discusses her meeting with advocates of the campaign for intersex people’s rights.

Nils Muižnieks: Europe disregards human rights of intersex people

“European countries have been slow in recognising and upholding the human rights of intersex people and the gender diversity they represent.,” writes the Commissioner for Human Rights.

Nils Muižnieks: LGBTI children have the right to safety and equality

Human rights commissioner Nils Muižnieks wants national authorities to make sure that the right to safety and equality is applied fully to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex children.