European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association

Micah Grzywnowicz

Co-Secretary

Micah Grzywnowicz is the international advocacy advisor at RFSL, the Swedish Federation for LGBTQ Rights. In 2011 Micah worked at the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe and assisted in preparing the groundbreaking report ‘Discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity in Europe’.

In 2012-2013 zie was a member of the Advisory Council on Youth of the Council of Europe. In 2012 zie spent 9 months in Montréal as a Sauvé Fellow doing research on the forced sterilization of trans* people worldwide and participated in the consultation process on the thematic report on torture and healthcare of the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture.

Micah has a Master’s degree in Human Rights from the Central European University in Budapest.