New challenges in countering homophobia

The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a conference on ‘The new challenges to counter homophobia’ in Rome on 20 May on the fundamental rights of LGBTI people.

The event brought together representatives from Ministry of Health, Education as well the Italian National Office against Racial Discriminations (UNAR) and the Italian Observatory for Security against Discriminatory Acts (OSCAD) in addition to experts in the field. FRA presented its latest report and focused on particular challenges LGBTI people face in the health and educational sectors.