lgbt rights

Transgender activist Shakiro has been granted asylum after a long struggle | Photo: Reuters
Richie Nath is painting Maya and the Burning Village, a piece about the Burmese who have to flee repression, war and genocide
Interior Minister Nancy Faeser said people should not be forced to hide their sexual identity to avoid punishment | Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP/picture-alliance
From file: The German government hopes the new regulation will remove certain barriers for LGBTQ+ asylum seekers | Photo: Krisztian Bocsi/DW
Gabor and Endre moved to Berlin in 2022 | Photo: Krisztian Bocsi/DW
Even though LGBTQI+ rights are guaranteed across the EU, Greek asylum authorities seem to be having a hard time catching up to this reality | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa
From file: Viktor Orban has been Hungarian prime minister since 2010 | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/T.Kovacs
The shadows of LGBT refugees on a rainbow flag as they protest in front of the UNHCR office in Nairobi, Kenya, in May 2019 | Photo: EPA/Dai Kurokawa
Facing persecution on the basis of sexual orientation isa recognized ground for being granted asylum in Germany. | Photo : picture-alliance/Romy Arroyo Fernandez/NurPhoto
The vote in the Senate did not come without its controversies | Photo: ANSA/Fabio Frustaci
In over 60 countries worldwide, queer people face jail time or even the death penalty | Photo: picture-alliance/AP Photos
Women demonstrating in Munich on Ugandan lesbian's trial | Photo: Picture-alliance/dpa/S.Hoppe