This page shows a selection of speakers at the Forum. For a full list of speakers please see the individual sessions in the programme.
Helena Dalli is Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties in Malta. She was elected to the Maltese Parliament for the first time in 1996 and served as Parliamentary Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister between 1996 and 1998. As parliamentary secretary, she piloted the Domestic Violence Bill. She has advocated landmark human rights and equality bills, such as a Civil Union Bill and a Cohabitation Bill (both open to heterosexual and same-gender couples), and a Gender Identity Bill. Dr Dalli is a lecturer in Economic and Political Sociology, Public Policy, and Sociology of Law at the University of Malta, and a columnist for The Times and L-Orizzont.