Stonewall and the UK Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group published a report ‘No Safe Refuge’ in October 2016, revealing the everyday discrimination and violence that lesbian, gay, bi and trans (LGBT) asylum seekers can experience in UK detention centres.
Galop published its Hate Crime Report for 2016 in October 2016. The report covers homophobia, biphobia and transphobia in the UK.
Liveable Lives published a report in October 2016 on how English local councils meet legislation for LGBT people.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission published their report following their section 20 investigation of the Metropolitan Police Service in September 2016.
The LGBT Consortium published their report, ‘A snapshot of the LGBT sector’, in August 2016. The report is based on a survey to LGBT voluntary and community organisations to give information on how income and funding has changed over the past year among these organisations.
Nathan Hudson-Sharp and Hilary Metcalf of the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) published a report, ‘Inequality among lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender groups in the UK: a review of evidence’, in July 2016.
A report into LGBT Londoners’ unmet needs, Still Out There, was published in July 2016. The research was carried out by Anglia Ruskin University and the report was produced by a partnership of LGBT organisations with funding from Trust for London.
‘Gender and Sexuality in Male-Dominated Occupations. Women Working in Construction and Transport’ by Tessa Wright was published by Palgrove in 2016.
In July 2016, the Government Equalities Office published the findings from a mixed method evaluation of a programme to tackle and prevent homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying in schools.
A poll of more than 1,000 LGBT+ people commissioned by Pride in London and published in June 2016 finds that a majority of the LGBT+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community feel the need to lie about their gender or sexual identity.