‘Tackling discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity’: PACE rapporteur goes to Hungary

Strasbourg, 25.02.2013 - Håkon Haugli (Norway, SOC), rapporteur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), will make a fact-finding visit to Budapest from 27 February to 1 March in the framework of the preparation of his report on "Tackling discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity".

The rapporteur is due to meet representatives of the Ministry for Public Administration and Justice and of the Constitutional, Judicial and Standing Orders Committee as well as the Chairperson of the Equal Treatment Authority. Exchanges of view are also scheduled with members of the Hungarian delegation to PACE and police and NGO representatives.

PACE contact: Giorgio Loddo, tel. +33 6 62 26 54 89