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The National Ombuds. appealed prepaid health  insurers to give coverage to LGBT patients

The National Ombuds. appealed prepaid health insurers to give coverage to LGBT patients

In 2 actions undertaken in the last few days the National Ombuds. intervened before the OSDE and Swiss Medical for the fulfilment of the mandatory health care coverage of LGBT patients. The first of these actions was aimed at the Law of Gender Identity. The second, the Law of  Assisted Human Reproduction. From the FALGBT and the LGBT […]

FALGBT celebrates the insertion of triple parenthood in the inscription procedures of children by  the Argentine National Registry (RENAPER)

FALGBT celebrates the insertion of triple parenthood in the inscription procedures of children by the Argentine National Registry (RENAPER)

Through a memo, The National Registry in Argentina (RENAPER) notified the adaptation of children’s data collection forms to recognize triple parenthood. This comes after the resolution of Civil Registries of the Province and City of Buenos Aires who, under petitions of the FALGBT and the LGBT Ombudsman’s Office, recognized triple parenthood/triple parentage of two children recently. Both entities […]

5 Years after Equal Marriage, the FALGBT presents it’s first report on sexual diversity and employment in Argentina

5 Years after Equal Marriage, the FALGBT presents it’s first report on sexual diversity and employment in Argentina

As part of the celebrations for 5 years of Equal Marriage law, the FALGBT will present together with the International Labor Organization (ILO) the report “Pride at work in Argentina” the first of it’s type at a global level. After the celebration of ten thousand weddings in all the country “Pride” proposes to recall the […]

Before a new murder of gays by ISIS an urgent action by the international community is necessary

Before a new murder of gays by ISIS an urgent action by the international community is necessary

On this day, the Islamic State shared videos in which it throws 4 gay men to the void, convicted for their sexual orientation. From the Argentine Federation of lesbians, gays, bisexuals and trans, we demand an urgent action from the international community and would recall that at the present time in more than 70 countries […]

The FALGBT was participant in the historic ruling which legalized Equal Marriage in the United States

The FALGBT was participant in the historic ruling which legalized Equal Marriage in the United States

The Argentine LGBT federation (FALGBT) participated with an Amicus Curiae brief in the historic ruling that today nationalized Equal Marriage in that country. Between considerations, the Supereme Court of Justice in that country cited the Argentine precedent and mentioned the involvement of the FALGBT in the cause. Upon having been legalized in 38 states of […]

FALGBT meets with U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons Randy Berry

As part of the diplomat’s visit to South America, FALGBT held an extensive meeting with Randy Berry, the U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons, who showed interest in the history behind forming the LGBT rights that FALGBT has fulfilled throughout the country. Among the topics addressed were sharing strategies, joint projects, […]

Triple parenthood: FALGBT and the Buenos Aires Province make history

Triple parenthood: FALGBT and the Buenos Aires Province make history

After a case was taken on by FALGBT, the National Board for Equality, and the LGBT Ombuds Office, the Buenos Aires Province granted, through an order by the provincial civil registry, paternal recognition of the first baby to also bear the surname of his two mothers. Antonio, of Mar del Plata, will have three parents. […]

FALGBT and the National Ombudsman signed agreement to create LGBT ombudsmanship at a national level

In order to improve access to LGBT rights throughout the country, FALGBT will work alongside the National Ombudsman to inaugurate an LGBT ombudsmanship at a national level. After the inauguration of such offices in Bariloche and Buenos Aires, it would be one of the first national-level initiatives in Latin America.The Argentine Federation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender […]

Thirty-nine years after the coup, FALGBT marches throughout the country on the Day of Remembrance for Truth and Justice

On the occasion of the latest anniversary of the March 24, 1976, coup d’état—which marked the beginning of a period of terror, surrender of natural wealth, persecution and systematic violation of human rights—the Argentine LGBT Federation reaffirms its commitment to greater truth, remembrance, and justice, and to all rights that have still not been obtained. Furthermore, the organization remembers the […]

FALGBT welcomes the awarding of a reparative subsidy to a trans woman in Buenos Aires

FALGBT welcomes the awarding of a reparative subsidy to a trans woman in Buenos Aires

After a lawsuit sponsored by the legal team of ATTTA, FALGBT, the National Board for Equality, and the Office of the LGBT Ombudsperson of Buenos Aires, a  trans woman, over 60 years old, will receive a subsidy from the City of Buenos Aires equivalent to a minimum living, mobile wage—4,716 pesos. The judge understood that […]

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