The Geography Section organised the following event at the 2017 British Science Festival:

LGBTQ legislation: a measure of progress?
Introducing legislation to address LGBTQ inequalities is often seen as a measure of a progress, but it is only one step we can take to improve the quality of LGBTQ people’s everyday lives. Kath Browne discussed her research bringing academics and activists together to examine what makes life liveable for LGBTQ people in India and the UK.

President 2017: Professor Kath Browne, University of Brighton
President 2016: Professor Siwan Davies, Swansea University
President 2015: Professor Joseph Holden, Leeds University
President 2014: Professor Sanjeev Gupta, Imperial College London 

Recorder: Dr. Ewan Woodley, Exeter University