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Lucas Abedecain Higgins

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Licensee Holder and Organiser

Contact: lucas@tedxsussexuniversity.com

Twitter: Abedecain


Lucas is heavily involved in the charitable community, specifically the LGBT and youth activism sector. Lucas is the President and Trustee of Allsorts Youth Project, a nationally respected LGBT youth charity,  established in 1999 that provides a ongoing safe space, providing opportunities to grow and volunteer and working in with schools in the Sussex Area providing training and workshops in primary, secondary schools, colleges and universities to both students and teachers.

He has previously been part of some prominent organisations like the NUS LGBT, Love Music Hate Homophobia, Youth Parliament and the British Youth Council. These and other experiences have given him the opportunity to raise the profile of LGBT youth culture, encouraging youth participation and activism as well as campaign for better rights. Lucas is also studying Physics at Sussex University striving to get his degree in Physics.