Japan: LGBTQ Seminar

A pride flag waving

This event is organised by the Sweden Alumni Network Japan and is open for everyone. However, note that the event will be held in Japanese. 

Sweden is known for its progressive gender equality and LGBTQ rights – but what kind of system does Sweden actually have?

Seminar and panel discussion by Swedish authors Sofia Jernberg and Mameta Endo. Sofia Jernberg will join the session from Stockholm.

Date: 7 November
Venue: Online via Zoom
Time: 3.30 – 5.00 pm (GMT+9)
Register here: https://sweden-lgbt-seminar.confetti.events/
Contact: swanofjapan@gmail.com


15:30 Opening remarks from Embassy of Sweden in Tokyo
15:35 Greetings from Sweden Alumni Network Japan (SWAN)
15:40 ”I’m a tiny Pride Parade – LGBT+ in Nordic Sweden” presentation by Sofia Jernberg
16:05 “LGBTQ Comparison between Japan and Sweden” by Mameta Endo
16:25 Panel Discussion
16:45 Q&A
17:00 End