The Malopolskie province, southern Poland, has appointed a commissioner and a council for equality and family rights as a response to a call from the European Commission to annul a so called anti-LGBT declaration or face the possibility of losing EU funding.
The Malopolskie provincial assembly has not annulled a so called anti-LGBT declaration despite a call from the European Commission (EC) to do so or face the possibility of losing EU funding.
The European Commission (EC) has launched an infringement procedure against Poland over resolutions declaring "LGBT-free zones" in a number of Polish municipalities.
The European Commission is considering legal steps against Poland over resolutions adopted by a host of Polish local governments that speak against 'the promotion of LGBT ideology,' PAP has confirmed.
A group of diplomats and representatives of international organisations accredited to Poland have voiced their recognition for actions raising public awareness of problems affecting the LGBTI community.
The new hostel in the Polish capital will be run by the Lambda Warsaw Association, an organisation which for over 20 years has been supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people.
The parliamentary caucus of The Left political grouping has asked Poland's police chief for an explanation as to why a new textbook for police officers lists the transgender and LGBT community among social pathologies.
Italian daily La Repubblica presented a one-sided negative image of Poland in an article it published about LGBT rights in the country, among other issues, according to the Polish ambassador in Rome.
Poland’s deputy foreign minister has denied allegations that the Polish authorities have prevented a French deputy minister visiting an “LGBT-free” zone during an official three-day visit to the country that began on Monday.
The south-eastern Podkarpackie province has lost EUR 1.7 million in funding in Norway and EEA Grants after its regional assembly passed a resolution against “LGBT ideology”.