WorldPride Madrid 2017
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FOSTERING MENTAL HEALTH IN LGBTQI COMMUNITY

Wednesday, June 28th. 10:00-11:30

EQUALITY ROOM

We believe at Madrid Summit that self-acceptance and appreciation comes rst and foremost, and that we should strive to live as free and at peace, tackling the more personal problems that may derive from living in society.

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SEXUAL MINORITIES IN CONFLICT COUNTRIES AND HOSTIL ENVIRONMENTS

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

DIVERSITY ROOM

The Madrid Summit has the duty of condemning the violation of Human Rights around the world, so there is a special emphasis on countries and regions where this proves harder than anywhere else because of war, punitive and hostile legal systems or widespread intolerance. We aim to create awareness of these situations as these territories need alternative approaches and creative solutions if we are to succeed in having Human Rights recognised equally around the world.

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POLICE AND STATE SECURITY FORCES

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

ROOM C

For minorities who face potential agression from their fellow citizens, police protection becomes essential, although it is not always guaranteed in many parts of the world. How do state security forces act towards the LGBTQIA+ community? What can they do to help?

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MOVING PAST COLONIAL LEGACIES IN THE SPANISH CONTEXT

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

ROOM A

Taking a look at world regions historically in uenced by the Spanish Empire, we consider it necessary to revise the consequences of Spanish colonialism with regards law and politics, so as to establish a conversation between Latin America and Spain which addresses Human Rights and the LGBTQIA+ community speci cally.

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UNIONS AND LGBTQIA+ RIGHTS

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

ROOM D

Trade unions, along with NGOs and political organisations, have long been engaged in the struggle for the working class. It is therefore essential that we study and review the role that they have played in the advancement of LGBTQIA+ rights.

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SEXUAL REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

ROOM B

Society needs families to be protected not only in terms of equal marriage, but also in their freedom to have children. Unfortunately, it is only a few countries in the world that have the legal means to guarantee equality as far as sexual reproductive rights go. Adoption, IVF treatment, and other questions will be discussed.

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THE ROLE OF PRIDE IN BUILDING SOCIAL ACCEPTANCE

Wednesday, June 28th. 09:00-10:30

MAIN AUDITORIUM

The LGBTQIA+ movement in Madrid, as well as in numerous other places, has been made possible thanks to the e orts of regional Prides, as well as EuroPrides and WorldPrides. In this panel we will look at what the challenges they have for the future are in creating social acceptance.

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

 
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