baraka – a place for international queers

+++ we are available from Monday to Friday by phone, mail, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp +++

A place where you can be yourself

baraka has been an open meeting place at rubicon for queer people from all over the world since 2005.

A place to meet people from your own country of origin and from so many other countries, to exchange ideas and support each other.

Whether lesbian, gay, bi, trans, inter, non-binary, between genders or searching for their own sexual orientation or gender identity and whether BIPoC, refugees, with migration history, experience of racism, seeing themselves as international thinking and feeling, all are welcome.

At the open meeting and on other dates there are many activities: Events on LGBTIQ topics and migration, cultural events, workshops, parties, German course, HIV/STI prevention, outdoor activities….

The baraka Treff is coordinated by rubicon employees, the baraka team.

In addition, the baraka team is also available Monday through Friday (except Tuesday) from 11 am to 5 pm .

We offer initial counseling and, if necessary, refer to colleagues at rubicon or to other institutions/organizations.

Opening hours:

Every 2nd and 4th Friday, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Due to Corona limited number of places, application necessary.

Tel: 0221 – 2766 999 – 35
baraka mobile:+ 49 (0)176 – 44433159
Faisal Attar – arabisch, deutsch, englisch
Tatiana Serdyukova – deutsch, english, russisch, polnisch
Parsa Shahini – farsi, deutsch