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The International Conference on LGBT Human Rights will kick off the 1st World Outgames Montréal 2006
Confirmation of Louise Arbour, Irshad Manji, Martina Navratilovas

Montréal, 20 March 2006 – The International Conference on LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) Human Rights will kick off the 1st World Outgames and will be held from 26 to 29 July at the Palais des congrès, Montréal’s world-class convention centre with some 2,000 delegates from more than 100 countries in attendance. Already more than 1,100 participants have registered for the Conference and will be able to take part at any of the 200 different workshops offered. The five main Conference themes are: Essential Rights, Global Issues, the Diverse LGBT Community, Participation in Society, and Creating Social Change. “This international conference will be the largest of its kind ever held,” said Mr. Laurent McCutcheon, president of Fondation Émergence and member of the International Scientific Committee for the Conference.

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