Submitted by daniele on Fri, 03/09/2018 - 12:13
A CSW62 side event
Gender identity and expression, feminism, and the empowerment of rural women and girls
Tuesday, 13th March 2018, 4:30pm – 6:00pm, Armenian Convention Center, Yerevan Hall
True gender equality must include gender identity, gender expression and intersex experiences in its concepts, strategies and analyses. This event will bring trans activists working in developing and rural communities to discuss how critical feminism and a broad understanding of gender inclusion are crucial in creating spaces for rural LBTI women and girls.
The event is co-hosted by ILGA, RFSL, COC Nederland and Feminita.
Joyce Hamilton, Senior International Advocacy Officer, COC Nederland
Zhanar Sekerbayeva, Feminita, Kazakhstan
Mario Prajna Pratama, Transhition ID, Indonesia
Representative of the DIVA Network, Fiji