civil unions

May 092013
Denmark - Majority of the Faroese are for civil marriages of gays

A majority of the Faroese say yes to that gay will be devoted respectably on the Faroe Islands, according to a gallup poll in the country. Gay on the Faroe Islands have traditionally had tough conditions, but now are bleeding the country's population up. A gallup poll as Danish National Association of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and Trans people (LGBT Føroyar) have made shows that 68 percent say ' yes ' to [...]

Apr 242013
Malta - Bill on same-sex civil unions by summer

A Bill on civil unions for same-sex couples will be moved in Parliament before the summer recess, Social Dialogue Minister Helena Dalli said yesterday. The Bill, she said, was one of the main priorities of a new consultative council set up to address LGBT issues. The council will be chaired by Cyrus Engerer while organisations [...]

Apr 102013
Chile - Congreso legislará sobre uniones de hecho que incluyen a homosexuales

By four votes in favor and one against, the Committee on Constitution, Legislation and Justice of the Senate passed "the idea of see" on the draft AVP, step to start the parliamentary discussion, which will be discussed article by article. The bill "cohabitation agreement", a campaign promise of President Sebastián Piñera right, was submitted to [...]

Apr 042013
Malta - Minister sets ball rolling for Civil Union Bill

A consultative committee to establish the best way forward for the introduction of civil unions will be set up, according to Civil Liberties Minister Helena Dalli (pictured, left) The committee would include researchers and stakeholders from the LGBT community, including parents and NGOs who could provide the best advice on how to draft the Civil [...]