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Ecofeminism for All: A Queer Perspective (online)
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We continue our discussions on ecofeminism as a mobilising concept for a better Europe, this time deepening our intersectional understanding and delving into the idea of queer ecofeminism!
About the Event
For the past two years, the Green European Foundation and its partners across Europe have been exploring the concept of ecofeminism in all its facets, especially the lessons it holds for the multiple crises of care that our continent faces. At the same time, we trained a cohort of Feminist Climate Ambassadors, building skills, knowledge and networking in the connected fights for environmental and gender justice.
This closing webinar will begin with a video message by Barbora Madjisova, a Feminist Climate Ambassador from Slovakia, who will discuss the manifesto created by our ambassadors at COP26, and introduce the topic of queer ecofeminism from a European perspective.
Then, we move into a discussion with a diverse panel of experts, exploring further what queer ecofeminism is, why it is needed, and how it could develop in a Polish context.
Barbora Majdisova – 2021 GEF Feminist Climate Ambassador
Gabriela Jarzębowska – Faculty of Liberal Arts, University of Warsaw
Monika Kotulak – environmental educator
Anna Maziarska – journalist, activist, Warsaw Women’s Council
Moderated by: Paulina Januszewska, Krytyka Polityczna
This event is part of Feminists in the Environmental Movement, a GEF transnational project that seeks to stimulate conversations around (the intersections of) gender and environmental justice across Europe. The project is implemented with the support of Visio (Finland), Oikos (Belgium), Strefa Zieleni (Poland), Green Thought Association (Turkey), and CDNEE.
Date and time: Thursday, January 26th (19:00-20:00 CET)
Location: Online, via Zoom
Registration: To join the webinar, please register in advance via this link. The event will also be livestreamed on Facebook. More information here.
Pick up a copy of Dare to Care at a future GEF event near you, or find it online in several languages via this link.
This webinar is organised by the Green European Foundation, with the support of Fundacja Strefa Zieleni and the financial support of the European Parliament to the Green European Foundation.