All Articles about Gender
When Anna Wiatrowska made her first post on Instagram on January 17, 2020, she couldn’t have foreseen that in just a few months @queerowyfeminizm would be one of the most influential educational accounts, amassing over thirty six thousand followers hungry for social change.
Educating medical students on female genital mutilation (FGM)
In order to take on a problem, you first need to understand it - especially if it as complex as Female Genital Mutilation. Senior Fellow Mara Franke worked on educating medical professionals about FGM through a lecture series.
Activist Support Center Wroclaw
Alfred Landecker Democracy Fellow Lena Bielska is a certified WenDo trainer who works as a human rights educator with a focus on consent, anti-discrimination, and empowerment. Over the next year, Lena will develop the Activist Support Center through three activities that she has already been working on in the past two years.
Trans Chosen Family Feast
Elias Lowe planned and executed an anti-colonial community dinner for trans people and allies as an alternative to Thanksgiving.
Nora and Pauline are two non-binary people who were frustrated about the sex-education they received. How can it be that we only learn as adults about important issues like safer sex in non-heterosexual constellations, consent, and that sexuality is about so much more than reproduction?
A complicated relationship: Masculinity and Feminism, a workshop for cis males
Senior Fellow Hanna Schwarz created a workshop for cis male activists that offers critical insight into masculinities in our society.
Room for action - girls' activist workshops
In September and October this year Dagmara Magryta and Beata Janus, HIA Poland senior fellows, are to implement their action project within the framework of the Wrocław-based Microgrants.
HER Docs Film Festival
HER Docs Film Festival is the first documentary film festival in Poland presenting the oeuvre of womxn filmmakers.
The influence of (gender) stereotypes on our gender (identity)
Senior Fellow Daniel Busacca Dolleo developed a workshop where they discuss the impact that gender has on our identity & therefore of who we are.
Cards of Understanding
An interactive card game that provides an understanding of privilege and sheds light onto how different forms of discrimination occur to different groups of women