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Panel: Organizing for LGBTI Rights in Politics
25 June Saturday - 12:00 - 14:00

Speakers: Robert Hannah(Member of Parliament in Sweden), Terry Reintke(Member of the European Parliament), Sedef Çakmak(Member of the Besiktas Municipal Assembly)

This panel will explore how LGBTIs organize in politics, the language of  politics and how politics transforms itself. The panel will be with Sedef Çakmak who was elected after SPoD’s “LGBTI-Friendly Municipalities” campaign during the 2014 Local Elections, Robert Hannah who has made important gains as a young MP in Sweden, and Terry Reintke who is among the youngest members of the European Parliament.

Note: Simultaneous translation from English to Turkish will be provided by Swedish Consulate and SPoD. 


Venue » Cezayir Meeting Hall