Rainbow Rose co-organized the “Woman and Minority Refugees Conference” under the leadership of the Global Progressive Forum. This was our first event of this year: Women and Minority Refugees: another perspective to the crisis, co-organized with GPF, YES, PES Women and FEPS, which took place on February 18-19 in Istanbul, Turkey.
Continue reading Woman and Minority Refugees – conference in Istanbul
Board of 2013-15 was designated on Nov. 23rd 2013 in Brussels.
Aurélien Mazuy (HES Homosexualités et Socialisme) – France
Aleksander Lewandowski (SLD) – Poland
James Asser (LGBT Labour) – United Kingdom
Kristin Bergensen (DNA) – Norway
Bea Tilanus (PvdA Roze Netwerk) -The Netherlands
Jose Ángel Santoro (Grupo Federal LGTB – PSOE) – Spain
Lars Vorberger (Schwusos) – Germany
On the occasion of the PES Rome Congress (Feb 28th/March 1st), Michael Cashman (Co-President of LGBT Intergroup in the European Parliament / MEP from UK) wanted to express his support to Rainbow Rose:
Michael Cashman’s video supporting the relaunch of Rainbow Rose
Rainbow Rose, the Lesbian/ Gay/ Bisexual/ Trans (LGBT) network of PES would like to let you know about its activities during the Congress:
Friday 28th Feb:
14.45-16.15: Workshop 4 “A Union of equality and diversity”
Room: Salette Lato Nord 03B (1st floor)
Saturday 1st March:
14.00-14.45 (after Martin’s speech): Official relaunch of Rainbow Rose with key PES speakers.
Room Canevari (Ground floor)
15.30-18.30: Rainbow Rose activists meeting
Where? Head Office of PD in Rome: Via delle Sette Chiese, 142
Pass by our stand for more information: quizz, postcard…
HES, our member in France, took part to different demonstrations denouncing Putin’s hate towards LGBT people
Christophe and Patrick
Denis and Alexandre
On January 28th 2014, Aurélien MAZUY (President of Rainbow Rose) presented the network in the European Parliament to all the group of the S&D. This presentation took place after a debate on Lunacek’s report asking for a LGBTI roadmap at European level. MEPs from the group were very enthousiastic about the relaunch of the network and are keen on making LGBT rights a core value to defend.