Anne Klein Frauenpreis Award Ceremony for Lepa Mladjenovic

Lepa Mladjenovic received the Anne Klein Frauenpreis 2013. Photo: Marija Vuletic

The feminist lesbian activists study visit to the Anne Klein Award Ceremony took place from the 27th of February to the 3rd of March 2013 and there were 22 lesbian feminist activists from Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina present in Berlin, Germany. The atmosphere and the energy that connected us all was incredible and it was one of those energies that is found only in solidarity and support between women.

Lepa Mladjenovic won the Anne Klein Frauenpreis for all the hard work she put in over the years wanting to create safe spaces and support for women in Serbia and the region. Lepa is one of those women who is there for every single woman, and who stands behind all of us, one hundred percent, supporting us and encouraging us to step out, and change our surroundings into safe spaces for all. This award was given to her, because she changed our worlds, and she is an inspiration to all of us, and to all the women who meet her, to keep fighting because hard work is awarded, regardless of the time it takes to come.

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