Magdalena Świder

Magdalena Świder

Social psychologist (MA, Warsaw International Studies in Psychology, University of Warsaw), trainer (graduated TROP School for Business Trainers), human rights activist. Member of the Board of ProDiversity Foundation in Poland, which promotes benefits of LGBT diversity in the workplace. Involved with NGOs since 2006, between 2014-2016 Member of the Board of Campaign Against Homophobia. She specializes in LGBTQ-related issues (currently employed at Campaign Against Homophobia as project coordinator), research and educational projects. Expert in hate-crime prevention (co-author of „Hate crime Victim Support in Europe – A Practical Guide”).

Lesbians* in the workplace in Europe: the contribution we are when we’re out at work

Lesbian* Main Room, 3rd Floor

Workshop description: There are millions of lesbian, bisexual and transgender women across Europe. Most of them take active part in the labour market as employees, managers, freelancers or business owners. The purchasing power of lesbians* is immense yet the influence we can have on the workplace and society may not always be easily recognizable. Does […]