European Court of Human Rights: Austria Must Pay Compensation for Sexual Segregation
30 March 2017
As of tomorrow: wedding-halls open to same-gender couples
As of tomorrow, 1 April 2017, registered partnerships in Austria will be concluded at the same place as marriages: in the wedding-halls of the civil registry offices ("Standesamt"). At the same time the European Court of Human Rights ruled that Austria has to pay compensation for the segregation it stubbornly has upheld for many years. persons.
IUS AMANDI issue 4/2016 released
RKL-President Graupner Received Vienna State Golden Medal of Merits
14 November 2016
Government decorations for the first time in Austrian history awarded to LGBTI-activists
In the year 2016, celebrating 25 years of Rechtskomitee LAMBDA (RKL), the Vienna state government, for the first time in Austrian history, has awarded governmental decorations for merits against discrimination and for equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex persons.