Wednesday, March 21, 2018

 

The promotion and protection of the human rights of bisexual persons: challenges and opportunities
a side event at the 37th UN Human Rights Council

Wednesday, 21 March 2018
10-11:30am CET
room XXV, Palais des Nations, Geneva

A climate of biphobia and invisibility faced by bisexual persons across the globe hinders their enjoyment of fundamental human rights. This event will bring together human rights defenders to discuss the often-ignored specific challenges and needs of bisexual persons and to pose recommendations to States.


Panelists:

Frank Evelio Arteaga
Manodiversa / Bisexual Secretariat of ILGA

Ian Andreas Lawrence
American Institute of Bisexuality

Luz Elena Aranda Arroyo
Las Reinas Chulas Cabaret y Derechos Humanos, A.C / ILGALAC

Radica Hura
Bisexuals of Serbia

Soudeh Rah
Spectrum Foundation / ILGA Europe

Interpretation into Spanish will be provided.

 

"The promotion and protection of the human rights of bisexual persons: challenges and opportunities" is hosted by ILGA and Manodiversa,
and co-sponsored by the Canadian Government