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LGBTQ Facts

What is that LGBTQ that everybody is talking about? LGBTQ is an umbrella term for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. The L, G, and B refer to sexual orientation, who a person feels romantically and/or sexually attracted to. The T refers to gender identity and expression. Q refers to queer in relation to sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or relationships and sexual practice, but it also represents a critical view of existing norms. The first time that the acronym, LGBT (hbt), was used in print in Sweden was in 2000 in RFSL’s member magazine, KomUt – the purpose was to broaden terms such as gay and homosexual. Asexual A person who may not experience sexual attraction or sexual lust or, during a period of their life, does…

LGBTQ Certification

The risk of ill health increases drastically in environments where there is prejudice and harassment. At the same time it's been shown that those who work actively with diversity get a positive economic growth and development. To work actively for a more inclusive society actually contributes to healthy and engaged people as well as to…

Certification

RFSL Örebro's LGBTQ certification is aimed at organisations who want to excel in LGBTQ issues – both in theory and practice. During two initial days the participants get a substantial knowledge in sex, gender, sexuality and sexual orientation. Focus is on change – how can the organisation work to prevent discrimination? What does a norm critical organizational…

LGBTQ and Honor

Basic terms – what is LGBTQ? Trans experiences – different perspectives and identities. What is honor related violence and oppression? Briefly about treatment, investigation and risk assessment.…

LGBTQ – Basic and Advanced

Basic terms – what is LGBTQ? Deepened discussion on sex, gender, heteronormativity and queer. Trans experiences – different perspectives and identities. Treatment of LGBTQ people –…

Grundläggande

Grundläggande begrepp – vad är hbtq? Vad är heteronormativitet? Transerfarenheter – olika perspektiv och identiteter och såklart bemötande av hbtq-personer – praktiska tips

Trainers

Emmie Särnstedt Emmie has a masters degree in gender studies and works as a lecturer and investigator. She has a long experience in doing trainings about…

School Information

90 minutes school information This information is for students in grades 7-9 and highschool students. LGBTQ information, history and norms. (School communicator) 1950 SEK 90 minutes education Basic LGBTQ…