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5 YEARS SOFRA: 5 HOURS BROADCASTING; 5 BI-POC MODERATORS

13 March 2021 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm

This MARCH, we complete 5 years of Friendship, Empowerment and Visibility!

In the last Five years Sofra Cologne was created as a safe place for LGBTIQ refugees, who lived in a refugee camps and had to experience discrimination, violence, isolation and humiliation because of their sexual orientation and gender identity.

Sofra Cologne was able to create an empowerment space and a support network for LGBTIQ refugees in NRW. It has become an important meeting point, where new refugees seek guidance, support and help needed along with fun-filled activities as well as making new friends. fun and make new friends.

We want to celebrate with you our 5th anniversary, with 5-hour live broadcast, our online event will hold Discussions, interviews, presentations and videos, which all are planned and organized by LGBTIQ refugees and immigrants themselves.

The event will be broadcast live on

RRC Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/RainbowRefugeesCologne

LGBT Arabs YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/bobfa05

Date: 13.03.2021 – Time: 12:00 – 17:00

For more information, you can write us on: info@sofracologne.de

Event Time line:

12:00 – 12:30 Introduction

12:30 – 12:55 Hope Against violence: Reflection on reasons of fleeing and violence experience of LGBTIQ refugees

12:55 – 13:00 Entertainment: A belly dance performance

13:00 – 13:15 Break

13:15 – 13:45 This is me, and this is my Story: A gay, lesbian and trans refugee will share us their stories and experience in refugee’s camps.

13:45 – 13:55 Entertainment: A belly dance performance

13:55 – 14:20 Birthday Baby: Why SOFRA Cologne was created, and what SOFRA Achieved

14:35- 15:05 Women Power: situation of Lesbian refugees in Germany

15:05- 15:20 Rise Like a Phoenix: Presenting history of RRC and relation to SOFRA and developing to first LGBT MSO

15:25 – 15:50 Sexual health: Situation working with HIV prevention with LGBT in Iran and here in Germany

16:10 -16:25 United we stand: Group discussion between the moderators to exchange their experience at SOFRA

16:25 – 16:35 Entertainment: A belly dance performance

16:40 -16:45 A new Era: Closing words

SOFRA Cologne

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