WorldPride Madrid 2017
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YOUTH AND LGBTQIA+ EDUCATION

Monday, June 26th. 10:00-11:30

DIVERSITY ROOM

Youth culture may be in constant evolution, but one thing’s for certain: it faces a society created by more close-minded generations. With perspectives from all over the continent, we try to answer the question of how to educate young people on the realities of being LGBTQIA+.

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A LOOK TO THE MUSLIM COMMUNITY

Monday, June 26th. 10:00-11:30

ROOM A

Islam has been one of the more di cult religions for the LGBTQIA+ community to develop and establish itself in, but is this still the case nowadays? With the experience of Muslims who also work within the LGBTQIA+ community, we will look to assess the needs and successes of this collective.

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LITERATURE’S APPROACH TO THE LGBTQIA+ COMMUNITY

Monday, June 26th. 10:00-11:30

ROOM C

Literature has long served to re ect what is di erent amongst us, and numerous writers have given voice to the LGBTQIA+ reality in their work. This panel will delve into the need to use literature as an artistic driving force of social change and examine how both past and current writers have dealt with the subject.

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INTERSEX RIGHTS AND MEDICAL VIOLENCE

Monday, June 26th. 10:00-11:30

ROOM B

The reality of Intersex people has long been misunderstood and its community’s rights are still violated today. The language surrounding the topic, legal recognition, medical consent, and equal treatment in society will be addressed by this panel with a cross-cutting approach.

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SEX, MONEY AND SOCIAL STIGMA IN THE LGBTQIA+ COMMUNITY

Monday, June 26th. 10:00-11:30

ROOM D

Is sex work a taboo subject nowadays? What sort of stigma is attached to members of the LGBTQIA+ community involved in it? And, most importantly, should we look the other way? This panel will try to determine the common ground between di erent cultures when it comes to sex work and give voice to the people who live these experiences and are all too often invisible in society.

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WELCOME SPEECH BY MADRID SUMMIT ORGANISING COMMITTEE

Monday, June 26th. 12:00-13:00

MAIN AUDITORIUM

The members of the Madrid Summit Organising Committee will lay the foundations for this world conference on Human Rights that contemplates the visibility of everyone within the LGBTQIA+ collective, promotes gender balance, as well as regional and generational diversity, and that will serve to generate a uni ed LGBTQIA+ movement at a global level. Also the Instituto Demospaz will present the procedures and foundations for the drafting of the Madrid Summit Declaration. Finally, we will hear from a special guest that will o er her rst-hand knowledge of international Human Rights.

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GENDER BALANCE: HOW TO ACHIEVE AN EQUAL WORLD

Monday, June 26th. 15:00-16:30

DIVERSITY ROOM

Gender inequality has been a cultural encumbrance throughout history, a ecting the lives of countless people. In the West we live in a world where we still need an Equal Pay Day — and we consider ourselves lucky in comparison with the rest of the world. It is therefore not only just but necessary to build a more equal and fair society. This panel will look to create a dialogue around what are the steps necessary to achieve this.

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CULTURE AND CONSTRUCTION OF HATE

Monday, June 26th. 15:00-16:30

ROOM A

The discourse of hate and its criminal classi cation as a hate crime goes beyond the legal realm to create a public debate. Aiming to contribute to this debate, the panel will be examining various points of view on the origins and consequences of hate, its incitement and the question of freedom of expression.

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AFRICAN VIEW

Monday, June 26th. 15:00-16:30

EQUALITY ROOM

With the responsibility of shedding light on the LGBTQIA+ reality of all parts of the world, when it comes to the African continent our aim has been to represent as many regions as possible. During this panel representatives from the North, South, East, West, and Center of Africa will discuss the current situation of the community across the continent.

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SUMMIT ORGANIZERS
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Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
IN COLLABORATION WITH
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felgtb
LICENSED BY
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Interpride

 
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