Christián Havlíček: Gender identity: we are all people in the first place

About This Project

In his emotional talk, Christian describes his struggles when seeking happiness. According to him, men and women categories are only temporary. As he explains, solving the situation of transgender people is basically very simple. What we need is a courage to get out of gender stereotypes and humanity.

About speaker

Christián is a trans activist. He has co-founded the first and only organization in Slovakia, called TransFúzia, that is specifically dedicated to support transgender people in Slovakia. For the eighth year, he has been building the Slovak trans community, providing counselling, and advocacy in the area of trans rights, and collaborating with the media to improve the public image of trans people. His work is based on human rights principles and current scientific knowledge from the field of medicine.

Category
Global issues, Identity, Human rights