A lesbian couple launched the very first legal battle to recognize LGBT marriages in Bulgaria.
No, Austria has not legalized equal marriage. The Austrian Constitutional Court has ruled in favor of same-sex marriages. It follows a complaint filed by a couple of women. But the new government is opposed to LGBT unions.
In Northern Ireland, one survey shows that one in five schools does not address LGBTQ issues.
The Secretary of State for Women-Men's Equality and the Fight Against Discrimination Against LGBT People in France has announced that insemination could be open to all women. A bill will be introduced in Parliament in 2018.