Right4Health Conference

            

The LGBT Centre Mongolia is delighted to invite you to save the date for the inaugural

Rights4Health Conference

A multi-disciplinary health and human rights conference focusing on human rights as positive social determinants of health for LGBTI people and other minority populations in the Asia Pacific Region, with a particular focus on intersecting marginalization such as sexuality and disability. This conference will form part of the conversation on how lower and middle-income countries in the Western Pacific region can begin to address the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals’ theme of “leave no-one-behind”.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Associate Professor Ruth McNair
Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne

Dr Nathaniel Reid
General practitioner and transman, Northside Clinic, Melbourne Australia

The conference is supported by a Direct Aid Grant from the Australian Embassy in Mongolia and registration is free for Mongolian health practitioners and interested local community.

A limited number of travel and accommodation scholarships will be available by application to Mongolian healthcare professionals residing and working outside Ulaanbaatar.

Accreditation for professional development credits is being sought from the Health Development Centre.

call for abstracts, registration and scholarship information will be released shortly.

This conference will be of interest to health practitioners and students, health policy developers, researchers, educators, LGBTIQ, human rights and health NGOs, and other individuals working in the field of health equity, civil society and community development related to improving the health of minority populations through a human rights lens.

Please circulate this flyer to your networks!

For further information or to express your interest, please contact

Dr Kimberley Ivory, kimberley@lgbtcentre.mn (English) | Phone +976 9425 0030

Dr Dorjjantsan (Jack) Ganbaatar, jack@lgbtcentre.mn (Mongolian) | Phone +976 7740 0323

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