Homophobia
       

The section on homophobia provides an overview of international standards and commitments, documents and publications, practices and initiatives, and links to relevant websites focusing on homophobia.

The main focus of this section is on hate crime and hate motivated violence against lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgendered people (LGBT). There are however also educational resources, tools and manuals to help counter intolerance against LGBTs.

Latest documents and publications
Regular overviews of migration-related fundamental rights concerns
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, May 2017
(Monthly data collection on the current migration situation in the EU)


Material type: report
Subject: migration - asylum - children's rights - health services - racism - hate crime - victims - hate speech - homophobia
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Bulgaria - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Italy - Netherlands - Poland - Slovakia - Spain - Sweden

Third report on Serbia (adopted on 22 March 2017)
European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)
Published: Strasbourg : COE, 16 May 2017
(Fifth round reports)


Doc.no. CRI(2017)21


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Material type: report about specific country/ies
Subject: racism - hate crime - hate speech - homophobia - integration
Country coverage: Serbia

Fifth report on Denmark (adopted on 23 March 2017)
European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)
Published: Strasbourg : COE, 16 May 2017
(Fifth round reports)


Doc.no. CRI(2017)20


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - recommendation
Subject: racism - discrimination - hate speech - hate crime - homophobia - Islamophobia - integration
Country coverage: Denmark


Key documents
Hate crime reporting website
ODIHR
17 June 2014
Guide on discrimination grounds
OSCE
2013
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2012
ODIHR
15 November 2013
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2011
ODIHR
16 November 2012
Hate crimes in the OSCE region : incidents and responses - annual report for 2010
ODIHR
16 November 2011
Oslo Declaration of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and resolutions adopted at the nineteenth annual session
OSCE
10 July 2010