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.
Priory School, a secondary school in Lewes, East Sussex in the United Kingdom, has changed its uniform policy by banning skirts to favor a gender-neutral uniform.
A further defeat occurred in Northern Ireland in the battle to get legalization of equal marriage. Irish High Court rejected two cases that challenged the prohibition of marriage for same-sex couples.
In the UK, all LGBT people are invited to take part in a major survey to tell the government about the problems they may encounter in their everyday lives.