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

Paula Klik

Conference Intern

Paula supports the organisation of ILGA-Europe’s Annual Conference with a particular focus on the development of the programme, the implementation of the scholarship scheme, providing practical assistance to speakers and support towards the implementation of ILGA-Europe’s diversity policy.

Background

Paula holds a B.Sc. in Human Biology and English Linguistics from Aston University in the UK and is currently finishing her M.A. in Women’s and Gender studies from CEU in Hungary and University of Oviedo in Spain. Her thesis deals with Polish LGBT+ migrants living in the UK.
She has worked as an interpreter in the UK and a natural science teacher in Colombia. She has also cofounded the Eastern States of Queer, a group  dedicated  to  bringing  the academic concepts from gender and queer studies to a wider audience, as well  as  the  promotion  of  queer  artists  from  Central  and  Eastern  Europe in West Midlands.