Poem : Rights to Equality

02 Aug 2019

A poem titled “The First Time” created and performed at GLF Bonn 2019 by Yemi Adeyeye and Silvia Abruscato, youth leaders from the Young Professionals for Agricultural Development (YPARD) and the International Forestry Students’ Association (IFSA).

In this poem, Adeyeye and Abruscato share the stories of the first time they remember feeling othered or objectified because of their race and sex, respectively.

Publisher: Global Landscapes Forum

Language: English

Year: 2019

Keyword(s): gender, gender rights, GLF Bonn 2019, GLF Bonn 2019 rights, poetry, racism, rights, sexism, youth

Ecosystem(s): Forests

Location(s): Global

  • Youth in Landscapes Initiative (YIL)