REFUGEES AND MIGRATION: SUPPORTING LGBTQIA+ REFUGEES AROUND THE WORLD
Tuesday, June 27th. 10:00-11:30
The fact that the refugee crisis is an urgent social and political situation is obvious to us all, but getting the type of help these individuals need is often proving harder than expected. How should we be engaging with those eeing from con ict and those leaving their homes to nd communities more welcoming to the LGBTQIA+ collective?
- Paul Dillane: Executive Director, Kaleidoscope Trust.
- Sedef Cakmak: City Council Member, Besiktas Municipality, Istanbul, Turkey.
- Diego Morales: Sta , International Organisation for Migration Mexico.
- Kimahli Powell: Executive Director, Rainbow Railroad.
- Klaus Jetz: Executive Director, Lesben- und Schwulenverband LSVD.
- Miguel Edu Edu Nchama: President and Founder, Gays Africains Émigration.
- Paloma Favieres: Director of Policy & Campaigns, Spanish Commission on Aid for Refugees, CEAR.
- Paula Ibañez: Lawyer.