Combating discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity

LGBT ISSUES AT THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE

 

Conference of international NGOs

The Conference of international NGOs of the Council of Europe, in particular its Human Rights Committee, follows closely the question of LGBT rights and the discrimination that LGBT people face.

“Combating discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity” was the subject of a debate at the January 2012 session of the Conference and resulted in the adoption of the following Recommendation: