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Queer Feminist Perspectives on Political Homophobia and Anti-Feminism in the Middle East and Europe

01.09.2021 / Created by (EMWF)

This two-day digital conference aims to bring together researchers, activists, and community organizers to discuss how discourses on gender and sexuality have evolved in the Middle East and Europe amid the rise of far-right and authoritarian movements.

There are three main objectives of our conference:

  • To situate far-right and authoritarian actors in their respective socio-historical contexts;
  • To discuss how political homophobia and anti-feminism have developed as core ideological elements of the far-right in a local and transregional framework;
  • To shed light on local, transregional, and global responses to homophobia and anti-feminism in the respective regions.


  • Event type : Conference / Debate / Forum
  • Location : Online
  • Start date : 24/09/2021
  • End date : 25/09/2021
  • Start time : 12:00


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Human Development Network
Association Femme et Citoyenneté
Europeans Without Borders
Mediterranean Observatory of Communication (OMEC)
YEFL Young Egyptian Feminists League
Benno pour reussir
Fédération de la Ligue Démocratique des Droits des Femmes (FLDDF)
Master genre et droits des femmes des deux rives de la meditérranée
Organization Dihya for Development
Amman Center for Human Rights Studies
Oxfam Intermon Maroc
Right and Democracy Organization
Women Now for Development
Network of women artisans of Morocco
Salama's Friends
Kadın ve Demokrasi Derneği - KADEM - Women and Democracy Association
iJMA3, The Arab ICT Organization
Center for Study and Research on Human Rights and Migration
Kasdi Merbah Ouragla University
Association Tazghart
Independent Researcher
Disi Women's Cooperative
Creativity Center for Citizenship and Democracy
AWARE Services & Consulting
Tunisie pionnieres
Al-Mashreq for development and population
Lebanese League for Women in Business
Orbital Endowment Fund
I & P Image & Paroles
ASURIF Feminist Association
Socio-cultural centre for women in action
Gender Equality Unit
Tamazight Women Movement
Associació Catalana de Dones Directives i Empresaries
Women and Gender Unit – Ministry of Social Development
Infakto Research Workshop

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