The Council of Europe has tackled Chechen officials over the detention, torture and murder of gay people in the Russian republic. Frank Schwabe, a member …
Gay rights hero Rodney Croome AM has urged Australia to take strong action on the world stage to challenge Indonesia’s proposed ban on extramarital sex, …
The UN Human Rights Council resolution expressed concern that regulations forcing athletes to take hormone therapy in order to compete “may contravene international human rights norms and standards”.
The new laws, which would see up to five-year prison sentences for convictions, could be voted on this month.
The UN has ruled that an Australian woman has been denied equal legal protection because Australia won’t let her end her Canadian marriage to another woman.
“It is cruel to make trans partners choose between their gender identity and their solemn vows of lifelong commitment”
More than 100 men have allegedly been sent to gay concentration camps in Chechnya where they’ve been rounded up and tortured as part of an anti-gay crackdown.
The LGBTI rights investigator will remain in his position after the Africa Group tried to have his role suspended