Police in the Georgian capital Tbilisi failed to protect LGBTI activists as thousands of people violently attacked a Pride event today in what Amnesty International said was an ineffective response to organized and violent homophobia.
A new report exposes endemic discrimination by officials and members of the public towards gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex in Ukraine.
By declaring the so-called “Nomad emergency” unlawful and unfounded, Italy's Supreme Court has helped to end discrimination against Roma communities.
On the eve of International Roma Day on 8 April, Amnesty International says the European Union is not doing enough to end discrimination.
Nadia Eweida, a Coptic Christian, took her case to the Court after the airline stopped her from wearing a visible crucifix at work.
European countries should take further steps to protect trans people from violence that has left in excess of 1,000 dead worldwide in the past four years,
Tens of thousands of Amnesty International activists worldwide urge the authorities to stop forced evictions and segregation.
Discriminatory laws, policies and practices which marginalize Italy’s Roma must be urgently changed.
Urgent changes are needed to Moldovan laws to combat high levels of discrimination faced by minorities, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual and intersex (LGBTI) people, the disabled and HIV-positive people.
French cabinet members must take action to halt forced evictions of Roma communities and set a housing policy that respects and protects their rights.
Such attacks are unacceptable and the authorities must do all within their power to calm their rise.
Deep-seated discrimination against Bulgaria's LGBT community means anti-gay hate crimes go unpunished.
Police in the Russian capital stopped an attempted Pride and detained dozens, including the event's organizers.
Amnesty International releases its flagship yearly report documenting the state of the world's human rights.
Police in Kyiv failed to stop ultra-right hooligans from putting LGBT activists at risk and marring the city's first-ever Pride parade.
A spate of attacks on LGBTI activists points to endemic discrimination that needs to be dealt with in South Caucasus countries.
A new Amnesty International report exposes widespread discrimination against Muslims in Western Europe
New government measures allow police to round up and detain irregular migrants and asylum-seekers, including those suspected of carrying infectious diseases such as HIV.
In Moldova, four local councils have moved to ban demonstrations by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people.
Report exposes extent of identity checks by Spanish police based on ethnic and racial characteristics and the consequences for ethnic minorities.