“Queer Refugees Deutschland” is getting involved in the federal initiative for violence prevention21/11/2019
On the 15th of November, the national initiative “Protection of refugees in refugee accommodation” held what was already its third networking meeting. The subject this time was the often massive psycho-social pressures that refugees find themselves facing in group accommodation. The LSVD (Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany) and the “Queer Refugees Deutschland” project outlined their experience of providing support for LGBTI refugees – for whom group accommodation often represents a huge source of fear and anxiety.
“Self-organization in social context”30/10/2019
Seventh nationwide networking meeting of refugee LGBTI activists in Cologne.
LGBTI activists from all over Germany have met for the seventh time to continue their activities in their network. This time, the meeting took place again in the form of a seminar in Cologne in cooperation with the Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany (LSVD).
New ILGA World Map now available in German22/08/2019
A few months ago, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA) has published their new World Map in English. It gives an overview of the global legal situation of lesbian, gay and bisexual persons in 2019. The Lesbian and Gay Federation in Germany (LSVD) has now translated the world map into German.
“Migrant organizations and networks in Germany – introduction and overview”27/06/2019
The sixth workshop was on the subject of “migrant self-organizations in Germany”. LGBTI activists have met five times since December 2017 and have established themselves through the establishment of a nationwide association of “Queer Refugees Germany” in which they can independently mobilize for the rights of LGBTI refugees in Germany. The aim of the workshop […]