No news is not always good news: the deadlock on LGBTI rights in Europe

Published on May 17, ILGA-Europe’s Rainbow Europe Map & Index 2021 reveals a disturbing stand-still on LGBTI human rights across Europe. But what are the reasons for this deadlock, small advancements and worrying regressions, and navigate more maps on LGBTI rights in the region.

ILGA-Europe’s Rainbow Europe Map 2021

The reasons behind the stand-still

ILGA-Europe’s Rainbow Europe Index 2021

The good news is that there are systems for change already in place

In some countries there has been a little positive progression

But in almost two thirds of Europe, there is a worrying stand-still and regression, including…

More benchmarking maps

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