Notice

OUTING EXCLUSION Conference, Sat 16 Feb 2013

1st National Conference Addressing Poverty, Social Exclusion & Multiple Disadvantage Amongst LGBT People

The National Lesbian & Gay Federation (NLGF)in conjunction with Dublin City Council Social Inclusion Unit and The Community Foundation for Ireland is organising the first conference in Ireland to examine the issues of poverty and social exclusion in the LGBT community.

The event will explore how issues relating to poverty, economic inequality and multiple disadvantage impact upon LGBT people.  The conference will also act as a platform for LGBT organisations and anti-poverty/community development organisations to discuss solutions to address poverty and inequality amongst LGBT people.

Keynote International Guest :Anna Grodzka, MP, Poland, trans-rights & LGBT campaigner

Conference Audience:Community workers, anti-poverty & social inclusion workers/activists, trans-rights campaigners, disability rights campaigners, positive aging campaigners, LGBT migrants, students, policy makers, academics & anyone experiencing poverty or who is interested in the issues relating to LGBT people & social exclusion.

Admission: Free

Date: Saturday 16 February 2013, from 10am to 4pm

Place: The Wood Quay Conference Venue, Dublin City Council Civic Offices, Wood Quay, Dublin 8

With the participation of:

  • The Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed (INOU)
  • Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI)
  • European Anti-Poverty Network Ireland
  • Age & Opportunity
  • West Training & Development Ltd.
  • Dundalk Outcomers
  • BelonG To
  • GLEN

RSVP by Mon 11 February to: nlgfederation@gmail.com

Further information at: www.gcn.ie & www.facebook.com/NLGFederation