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Our societies are characterized by an increasing heterogeneity. As shown in problem-focused debates, this is not only due to the influx of migrants. In particular it can be addressed to an increasing degree of individualization of society and to the growing awareness that individual life plans should be approached with respect.

Conference „Somewhere beyond the Rainbow? – Human Rights and LGBTIQ“

On August 1st, 2019, Austria made the institution of marriage accessible to people of all sexual orientations. With this step, Austria has drawn level with many states in Western Europe, but also with the Americas. At the same time, LGBTIQ continue to face discrimination, in Austria, Europe and beyond.

University of Vienna (Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna), Kleiner Festsaal