FRA participates in LGBT good practice exchange seminar

FRA took part in a ‘good practice exchange seminar’ organised by the European Commission in Brussels on 10-11 October which focused on public policies promoting fundamental rights of LGBT people.

The meeting targeted representatives of EU Member States and addressed challenges in the areas of education, law enforcement, public policies and transgender issues.Member State representatives presented successful initiatives and discussed drivers and obstacles in setting up LGBT policies. Data from the FRA EU LGBT survey were used as a starting point for discussion. EU Member States expressed their interest for more national and EU initiatives in the area of fundamental rights of LGBT people.