Ukraine: Can We Be in the EU and Discriminate against LGBT People Please?

On Thursday Ukraine‚Äôs Parliamentary Commissioner for Human Rights, Valeriya Lutkowska, announced that she and a number of parliamentarians will travel to Brussels to try and persuade the EU to release the country from its responsibility to legislate against discrimination. In June 2013, the Ukrainian government made a commitment to the EU that it would develop […]

Life Better for LGBT people in India after Decriminalisation

A Indian survey shows there has been greater societal acceptance and decrease in police harassment of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community after the Delhi High Court’s landmark verdict of banning discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.   The study by Haryana-based Jindal Global Law School, the first of its kind after the […]