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Fans v Homophobia conference

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Fans v Homophobia conference

This one-day Football v Homophobia conference hosted by the National Football Museum provides an opportunity for fans to come together and discuss the latest issues in LGBT inclusion and tackling LGBT-phobia in football.

Date

02/15/2015 00:00

Location

Manchester, United Kingdom

A stimulating and challenging day of panel discussions, workshops and networking is guaranteed, with opportunities for all football supporters to get involved.

Find out more about:

  • Campaigning v homophobia – what difference can supporters make?
  • Transphobia and the experience of transgender fans
  • Reporting and recourse to action on homophobia and transphobia
  • International campaigning
  • Homophobia and the women’s game

There will also be a strand of workshops throughout the day targeting LGBT fans and fans groups programmed by the newly formed #PrideInFootball network.

Food:
Lunch will be provided and tea and coffee will be served in the morning and afternoon. If you have any particular dietary requirements, please tell us about them here:info@footballvhomophobia.com

Travel Bursaries:
15 travel bursaries of £40 are available for low/no wage participants travelling from a distance of 100 miles or further. These will be awarded on a first come first served basis (payment of bursaries will be made in cash on the day upon production of receipts). To apply for a travel bursary, please register for the conference and then email: info@footballvhomophobia.com stating your name and where you will be travelling from.

A Football v Homophobia event supported by:
#PrideInFootball
Football Supporters' Federation
Kick it Out
GFSN
FARE


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