The Royal College of Nursing published research on caring for trans patients in November 2016. Its survey of more than 1,200 nursing staff across the UK found 87% of those nurses who have directly cared for a trans patient felt unprepared to meet the patient’s needs.
The European Commission published a report, ‘The Business Case for Diversity in the Workplace: sexual orientation and gender identity – Report on good practices’, in October 2016.
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 Ministry of Justice published its quarterly bulletin of tribunals and gender recognition certificate statistics for April-June 2016 in September 2016.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission published their report following their section 20 investigation of the Metropolitan Police Service in September 2016.
UNISON has commissioned NatCen to explore the impact of public spending reductions on LBG&T people. NatCen is inviting people who have used and/or provided LGB&T services to contribute to the research (before 20 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.