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Press releases and statements

Format: 2018

UPR | First joint consultation on implem...

This week ISHR, CCPR and ILGA – along with national partners JFlag and TransWave Jamaica – conducted a two-day consultation to develop strategies t...

#WontBeErased: ILGA condemns plans to de...

The Trump administration in the United States is reportedly planning to introduce national level definition of gender “as a biological, immutable c...

Joint Statement for Depathologization an...

 We call for building collective solidarity, care and resistance, for finding strength both in our commonalities and differences, and for an end to...

ILGA welcomes Julia Ehrt as our new Dire...

A pioneer in trans self-organising and advocacy work in Europe, Julia will join us at our headquarters in Geneva, following an intermediate period...

Welcoming the new report by the UN Indep...

In this statement, ILGA joins seven other NGOs to particularly congratulate the Mandate holder for focusing on key issues repeatedly pointed out by...

Indian LGBTI community celebrates the Su...

The five-judge Bench has declared Section 377 unconstitutional. "As of today, a shameful part of an enduring colonial legacy is finally history"...

ILGA welcomes Michelle Bachelet, new UN...

We also would like to thank the outgoing High Commissioner, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, for all the support that he has given to our communities

ILGA celebrates its first 40 years fight...

Born in August 1978, it has grown to represent more than 1,300 organisations from 141 countries worldwide. “The world is changing because we have b...

ILGA World Conference 2019: theme and es...

The ILGA family will gather together under the theme “Celebrating the past to liberate the future”

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