Mohira Suyarkulova

Mohira Suyarkulova

Kyrgyzstan

Scholar and activist, teaches sociology and politics and works with LGBTQ organization “Labrys Kyrgyzstan” leading a participatory action research project on queer sexual lives in Bishkek

Central Asian lesbians, towards a more united movement

PLENARY Audre Room, ground floor

Thanks to the efforts of activists from the region, Central Asia was included into the ILGA Europe, Transgender Europe, and now in EL*C. We deliberately strove for this, since for the activists from the region, it is crucial to recognize common experience, problems and solidarity with the countries of Eastern Europe and other post-Soviet republics. […]

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Who is afraid of the big bad dykes? Lesbians and the anti-gender movement

Lesia Room, 2nd floor

Public Round table “Anti-gender movements, nationalist and conservative attack on the rights of women and minorities: Ukrainian realities and international experience” During the round table we will talk about the challenges faced by LGBTQI and women’s movement in Ukraine, the conservative discourse, the nationalist and religious components in it. Why is gender equality in Ukraine […]

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