Spain has become the latest country to allow transgender people to change their status on official documents with a simple declaration. How do other countries handle gender status changes?
Most EU citizens settled in the UK will retain their rights to live and work in the country after Brexit, but on January 1 a two-tiered system comes into force that may exclude thousands
A quarter of all global lawmakers are women but the International Parliamentary Union has warned that progress towards gender parity is slowing amid significant "pushback"
France has unveiled new measures to combat violence against women by their partners or ex-partners, as concerns mount over the number of women killed in the country