Professionally speaking: challenges to achieving equality for LGBT people

Rainbow Rose attended the launch of a new report “Professionally speaking: challenges to achieving equality for LGBT people”. by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) on ‪#‎LGBTI‬ in the European Parliament with the European Parliament Intergroup on LGBTI Rights.

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The report is based on interviews with over 1,000 public officials in 19 Member States.


Rainbow Rose congratulated the FRA for this great report and reminded as well that some work can be done at regional and local level, including with PES Group in the Committee of the Regions
It is also a great tool for our members all over Europe (translations in different languages are undergoing).
Was great to engage with ILGA-Europe which praised the political will from our Party of European Socialists sister parties Labour Party in Ireland and Partit Laburista PL – Fan Page Ufficjali.
TGEU – Transgender Europe reminded the situation faced by transgender persons in Europe in regards to the healthcare and called for the MEPs to sign the motion for better access to trans people in healthcare promoted by Socialists and Democrats Group in the European Parliament MEPs Miriam Dalli and Siôn Simon
OII Europe asked for more visibility of intersex people in Europe.

The full report from FRA is accessible at: http://bit.ly/22hh335