Here is the record of our activities.
We learn specialized knowledge related to sexual minority from instructors.
* We describe their titles at the time.
|Mar. 2016||Same-sex partnership ordinances in Shibuya-ku and Setagaya-ku -Learn from advanced cases-
Instructor: Taiga Ishikawa (Member of the Toshima-ku assembly) and members of Rainbow Chiba Association
|Apr. 2016||Exchange of opinions related to LGBT -Make Chiba city a place where all the people are accepted-
|June 2016||Actions taken by companies -Lectures about LGBT held in companies in Chiba prefecture and Japanese companies which offer such lectures-
Instructor: Satoru Ito (Sukotan Social Service)
|July 2016||Marriage system and LGBT -Learn marriage system in Japan from the aspect of Japanese law and discuss same-sex partnership-
Instructor: Hiroko Goto (Professor of law at Chiba University)
|Sept. 2016||PACS and marriage for all in France -Background and current situation-
Instructor: Lawyer who got married to his same-sex partner in France
|Dec. 2016||Consultation about difficulties in daily life with a lawyer
Instructor: Lawyer who belongs to Chiba bar association
|Mar. 2017||History about how transgender people have given their name
Instructor: Sachie Tsuruta (Associate professor of literature at Chiba University)
|June 2017||Issues of the same-sex partnership ordinances of Shibuya-ku -Focusing of background of enactment-
Instructor: Chikako Nishiyama (Part-time Lecturer at Chiba University and Tokyo International University and other universities.)
|Aug. 2017||Movement of Japanese government and Japan Alliance for LGBT Legislation
Instructors: Hiroshi Ikeda (Co-representative of Japan Alliance for LGBT Legislation) and Yuichi Kamiya (Chief of the secretariat of Japan Alliance for LGBT Legislation)
|Oct. 2017||A lawsuit for special permission of residence for same-sex partners (A Japanese and a foreigner)
Instructor: The plaintiff of the lawsuit
Instructors: Nakaken (Asexual person who belongs to a committee of information campaign about asexuality) and Daijiro Miyake (Member of Sukotan Social Service and a committee of information campaign about asexuality)
We organize large-scale events combining keynote speech, panel discussion, etc. every year.
* We describe speakers’ titles at the time.
|Jan. 2016||The 1st LGBT symposium in Chiba city -Toward Chiba city where all the citizens are accepted-
|Nov. 2016||The 2nd LGBT symposium in Chiba city -Toward society where all the people can live as they are-
|Dec. 2017||The 3rd LGBT symposium in Chiba city -Toward society where all the people can live as they are-
|Feb. 2019||The 4th LGBT symposium in Chiba city -Civil Partnership-
|Dec. 2019||The 4th LGBT symposium in Chiba city -Difficulties of LGBT people in Education field-
Dispatch of instructors
We dispatched our members as an instructor as below.
|Feb. 2016||Seminar held by a group studying issues of poverty in the committee of social welfare of Chiba bar association|
|Mar. 2016||Seminar held by a group studying issues of poverty in the committee of social welfare of Chiba bar association|
|Aug. 2016||Seminar held by a group studying issues of poverty in the committee of social welfare of Chiba bar association|
|Jan. 2017||Seminar held by a group studying issues of young generation in Chiba prefecture
(Headed by Hiroko Goto (Professor of law at Chiba University))
|Mar. 2017||Seminar held by Partnership Nagareyama (nonprofit organization)|
|May 2017||The Rotary Club of Ichikawa|
|June 2017||Symposium held by UWN Chiba (nonprofit organization)|
|July 2017||Seminar held by Rainbow Kita-ku|
|Oct. 2017||Seminar held by a group studying issues of poverty (Its name is Link (nonprofit organization) currently.)|
|May 2018||Seminar held by a support centre for the poor and needy in Nagareyama city|
|July 2018||Symposium held by an organization for the poor and needy in Chiba prefecture|
|Sept. 2018||Lecture for Abiko city officials|
|Oct. 2018||Class at College of Community and Human Services, Rikkyo University|
|July 2019||Event held by Chiba city center for gender equality|
|Nov. 2019||Event held by Chiba city center for gender equality|
We contribute creation of new system like partnership ordinance as a citizen group.
|June 2016||Submission of a written request to Chiba city council
* We submitted request for survey on actions related to LGBT.
|Aug. 2016||Meeting over lunch with Chiba city mayor
* Eight members from our group joined the meeting and discussed actions taken by Chiba city and difficulties in the field of education.
Article by Chiba city: Open the link
|Feb. 2017||Submission of a written request to Chiba city mayor
* We submitted a request for actions to be taken to the mayor at Chiba city mayor office.
|Apr. 2018||Submission of petition to the Chiba city council
* We submitted a petition about promotion of policies for sexual minority to the council and made a statement. This petition was adopted and was sent to a plenary session.
|June 2018||Exchange of opinion with a person from the Administrative Evaluation Bureau of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications|