Meet us at the Human Rights Forum!
Welcome to this year’s most important conference focusing on human rights!
Human Rights Forum, 14-16 November consists of seminars, workshops, meetings, exhibitions and shows at Kulturhuset in Stockholm. Buy tickets here!
Don’t miss the photo exhibition at Civil Rights Defenders’ stand, portraying human rights defenders from different parts of the world defending our rights.
On Friday Cecilia Rosing, Programme Officer at Civil Rights Defenders, will participate in a debate about the situation for LGBT in Russia.
State-sanctioned homophobia in Russia
”The ”gay propaganda” ban, signed by Putin this summer, have mainly attracted attention in relation to international sport events. But how does it effect the rights of the national LGBT-community?
Konstantin Baranov, Youth Human Rights Movement, Russia
Cecilia Rosing, Civil Rights Defenders, Sweden
Moderator: Jon Fridholm, Östgruppen för demokrati och mänskliga rättigheter
The seminar will be held in English.
When: November 15, at 15.00 -15.30 hours
Where: Ugglan, Kulturhuset (entrance from ”Plattan”, Sergelstorg)
No entance fee. https://www.facebook.com/events/365041410298597/
Tags: Human Rights Defenders, MR-dagarna, and Propaganda laws.