• Feb 8, 2015
    Press release
    A low turnout in a Slovakia referendum on February 7, 2015 scuttled a measure that would have set the scene for legalized discrimination against LGBT couples, Human Rights Watch said today. 
  • Feb 5, 2015
    Press release
    Authorities in India should fully enforce a Supreme Court ruling to protect the rights of transgender people and help end discrimination, social exclusion, and abuse, Human Rights Watch said today. They should also credibly investigate several recent incidents in which police allegedly abused transgender people.
  • Jan 13, 2015
    Press release
    The acquittal in Egypt on January 12, 2015, of 26 men accused of “practicing debauchery,” is a rare success in protecting the rights to privacy and nondiscrimination. The men were arrested at a bathhouse in Cairo on December 7, 2014.