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Queer Cyprus Association held Thematic Discussion Event on “Invisible Violence against LGBTI+s through the Perspective of Youth.”

Queer Cyprus Association held Thematic Discussion Event on “Invisible Violence against LGBTI+s through the Perspective of Youth.” (Nicosia, 27/01/23) The fourth thematic discussion based on the “Unseen Violence against LGBT+s through the Perspective of Youth”, which aims to raise awareness around the types of discrimination and marginalisation that LGBTI+s face systemically, was held on 26 …

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The Full Programme of this year’s Queer Wave: the Cyprus LGBTQIA+ Film Festival published.

(Nicosia, 28/11/22) Queer Wave 2022 kicked off on Friday 25 November and carries on through to Sunday 4 December in the old city of Nicosia. During the third edition of the Festival, a total of 70 films will be screened, among which 15 feature films, five Cypriot entries and more than 60 Cypriot premieres. This …

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QUEER WAVE 2022: the Cyprus LGBTQIA+ Film Festival Launches with Oscar Award Nominee FLEE.

With a special screening at the Rialto Theatre on Monday 21 November at 20:30, Queer Wave, the Cyprus LGBTQIA+ Film Festival, makes its first appearance in Limassol. As a prelude to this year’s edition, Queer Wave will be sharing three-time Oscar nominee Flee with a Limassol audience for the first time. An introduction will be …

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Queer Cyprus Association held Thematic Discussion Event on “LGBTI+ Awareness and Labelling on Campus”.

(Nicosia, 10/11/22) The third thematic discussion event that focuses on raising awareness about LGBTI+ related issues on campus, which is named as “LGBTI+ Awareness and Labelling on Campus”, was held on the 8th of November 2022 in northern part of Cyprus at the METU Culture and Congress Center in collaboration with northern part of Cyprus …

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Queer Cyprus Association held “Is It Intersectionality? Where do we start” Thematic Discussion.

(Nicosia, 10/10/22) The second thematic discussion event that focuses on intersectionality, which is named as “Is It Intersectionality? Where do we start”, was held on the 10th of October 2022 at the Kaldi Cafe in collaboration with VOIS Cyprus within the scope of the Rainbow Project which is funded by the European Union under the …

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Is It Intersectionality? Where do we start?

All around the world, homophobia, biphobia, transphobia and interphobia manifest themselves in various discriminatory attitudes and behaviours in our society. Sometimes these discriminatory attitudes overlap with our ethnic origin, race, beliefs, values, and other identities. The thematic discussion “Is it intersectionality?” will be held in collaboration with Queer Cyprus Association and VOIS Cyprus. We will …

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Queer Cyprus Association Conducted Advocacy Visits in the Education and Health Sectors.

(Nicosia, 02.09.2022) Queer Cyprus Association held meetings with organizations and ministries working in the fields of education and health. Queer Cyprus Association held meetings with the Cyprus Turkish Nurses and Midwives Association, Cyprus Turkish Medical Association, the Ministry of Health, Universal Patient Rights Association, and the Turkish Cypriot Psychologists Association within the scope of rights …

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