European Union

In this section you wil find out what is the European Union and its institution as well as what relevance do they have to LGBT rights.

Also check out the Members of the European Parliament that have signed the ILGA-Europe Pledge in the connection with the election in June 2009.

EU institutions and bodies

We hope this section will help you to better understand the main institutions and important bodies of the European Union and how they work.

EU legislation

We have created this section to help you to better understand what makes the EU legislation and get clearer with such terms as 'treaty', 'directive' and 'regulation'.

European Union and LGBTI rights

Over the last two decades the European Union has become increasingly committed to the active promotion of human rights.

Useful resources

In this section, we are gathering resources from ILGA-Europe and other social NGO networks about EU, how it works and how you make use of the EU as an NGO.


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