A paradise for LGBT rights? The paradox of Belgium. - belgian rights homosexuals

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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) rights in Belgium are seen as some of the most progressive in Europe and in the world. Same-sex sexual activity.

LGBT Rights in Belgium: homosexuality, gay marriage, gay adoption, serving in the military, sexual orientation discrimination protection, changing legal gender.

The reason, according to Jeroen Borghs of the LGBT rights group Cavaria, is that the list includes new criteria on matters where Belgium does not score so well, mainly relating to intersex people. “Belgium does not include intersex people in anti-discrimination laws,” Borghs.