Axel and his partner Eigil Axgil were the first same-sex couple to enter into a registered partnership in Denmark, and therefore the first in the world, in Discrimination against gay, lesbian, and bisexual soldiers in recruitment, placement and promotion is prohibited in Denmark. In Februarya Guatemalan became the first transgender person to be granted asylum in Denmark because of persecution in her native country. Transgender identity declassified as an illness. Archived from the original on 12 February Retrieved July 5, The Kingdom of Denmark also includes two autonomous overseas territories, Greenland and the Faroe Islandswhich are generally more socially conservative.
Scandinavia, like the Netherlands, is known as one of the most socially liberal and progressive regions in the world.
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Denmark has one of the most comprehensive sex education lessons in the world, which includes information on safe sex, prevention against sexually transmitted infections, abortion, contraception, puberty, sexual relationships, family life, gender and sexuality, and diversity. Coat of arms Flag National civic anthem Royal anthem. There are many LGBT support groups and communities across the country that organise regular events and workshops, as well as providing advice and tips. Canada was also listed as number three of the top 10 most gay-friendly countries worldwide in a Gallup survey. Inthe Danish Family Planning Association introduced a new online nationwide campaign for sex education. Same-sex marriage since Copenhagen Pride is an annual pride event held in August in Copenhagen.