Conference: Fleeing Homophobia
Date: 5 & 6 September 2011
Place: VU University Amsterdam
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During the conference, two sessions have been reserved for researchers who want to present papers. Papers are invited on any topic that is directly relevant for LGBTI asylum cases, including (but not restricted to):
- Credibility assessment
- Coming out late
- Persecution by third parties
- Country of Origin Information
- Preventing persecution by being 'discreet'
- Increasing LGBTI awareness
- Sexual orientation: act or identity?
Fleeing Homophobia is a project of COC Netherlands and VU University Amsterdam, in cooperation with the Hungarian Helsinki Committee, Avvocatura per i diritti LGBT/ Rete Lenford, and the European Council on Refugees and Exiles.
Fleeing Homophobia is funded by the European Refugee Fund, the Dutch Ministry of Justice, and the participating organisations.