Equality data subgroup agrees guidance on improving data

The Equality Data Subgroup agreed on an outline for non-binding guidelines on improving the collection and use of equality data.

Towards a LGBTI inclusion index

The UNDP and World Bank held a consultation meeting from 13 to 15 December 2017 in Washington DC on developing an index on LGBTI inclusion.

Equality data collection to help combat discrimination and promote equality

The Agency held a workshop on equality data collection at the annual legal seminar of the European network of legal experts in gender equality and non-discrimination on 1 December.

Towards advancing LGBTI equality

The Agency spoke about the drivers of equality for LGBTI people as identified by public officials across the EU, during a meeting of the European Parliament’s intergroup on LGBTI Rights, which was also attended by Commissioner Jourova.

New language versions of FRA publications

The 2015 legal update on how lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) persons are protected against discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation, gender identity and sex characteristics in the EU is now available in French and German.

Collecting human rights data for Sustainable Development Goal indicators

On 5-6 September, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights held a consultation meeting in Geneva with selected national statistical institutes, national human rights institutions and international organisations to discuss the methodological details of collecting data for some of the Sustainable Development Goal indicators.