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CONCLUSIONS: MADRID SUMMIT DECLARATION READING

Wednesday, June 28th. 16:00-16:30

MAIN AUDITORIUM

The Madrid Declaration of Human Rights will detail the conclusions of the Madrid Summit with the aim of supporting the future development and achievement of goals in the eld of Human Rights. The text will be compiled by Federico Mayor Zaragoza, head of the Instituto DemozPaz, and José María Sanz Martínez, head of the Instituto de Derechos Humanos, Democracia, Cultura de Paz y No Violencia, together with the Madrid Summit Organising Commitee in order to aid and support a global Human Rights movement.

THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION OF THE LGBTQIA+ COMMUNITY AND PEOPLE WITH HIV

Wednesday, June 28th. 14:00-15:30

ROOM D

The workplace comes with issues that need examining. Stigma and discrimination are a reality that face both people who identify as LGBTQIA+ and those who live with HIV, a reality which is evident within the work place. There are varying reports on what exact percentage of these individuals will experience discrimination at work, but the fact that it occurs isn’t up for debate, and unemployment is a considerable problem especially for people who are HIV positive, even in the West.

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HOW TO MAKE LANGUAGE INCLUSIVE FOR AN LGBTQIA+ REALITY

Wednesday, June 28th. 14:00-15:30

ROOM B

One of the first steps to be taken when approaching LGBTQIA+ acceptance is the community’s treatment in language. How we can make language both inclusive and accurate, what terminology may need to be created or modified, the pros and cons of labels, and how to efectively implement changes are all questions which this panel will discuss in detail.

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FILM AND CULTURE REPRESENTATION

Wednesday, June 28th. 14:00-15:30

DIVERSITY ROOM

Cultural representation of the LGBTQIA+ community has bolstered its visibility, and lm and photography has long served as an outlet for its members. Nowadays it could be argued that we are at an all-time high in terms of representation, but does it re ect reality? We will aim at covering di erent historical moments and create a dialogue around today’s representation of the LGBTQIA+ reality.

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HOW LOCAL GOVERNMENTS CAN ADVANCE LGBTQIA+ EQUALITY

Wednesday, June 28th. 14:00-15:30

MAIN AUDITORIUM

There are examples of city governments helping change the way the LGBTQI community is treated and creating a more accepting environment for its citizens, but exactly how much can they do, and how should they approach the subject?

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LGBTQIA+ FAMILIES

Wednesday, June 28th. 14:00-15:30

ROOM C

With same-sex marriage and joint adoption becoming legal in more and more countries, an ever increasing number of families are now made up of people from the LGBTQIA+ community. How can these families live equally? What are the challenges they face? And, most importantly, how do we achieve global acceptance for them?

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“CONVERSATORIO CENTROAMERICANO” (CENTRAL AMERICAN VIEW)

Wednesday, June 28th.

EQUALITY ROOM

With the responsibility of shedding light on the LGBTQIA+ reality of all parts of the world, there is a special need to talk about those which are most troubled and urgent: Africa, Asia, South America, Eastern Europe, and the one which concerns us for this panel: Central America.

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

 
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