Tag Archives: human rights

Still in the Top Ten…

The UK has slipped to eighth in the annual ILGA Europe ranking of European countries. The review, often called the Rainbow Map, rates nations by how LGBT-friendly and inclusive they are. The 2019 map has been published today at the start of the week that finishes on the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHoBiT). ILGA Europe say: Rainbow […]

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Same-sex couples gain freedom of EU movement

In a ground-breaking judgement given on Tuesday, the Court of Justice of the European Union recognised freedom of movement for same-sex couples. “The term ‘spouse’ within the meaning of the provisions of EU law on freedom of residence for EU citizens and their family members includes spouses of the same sex” the Luxembourg Court says in a press release. The […]

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