Tagged as: Gender

5 lessons from the Durbar Sex Worker Collective 29 Mar 2019

Sex workers in Sonagachi, India’s biggest red-light district, have a compelling approach to staying healthy and financially empowered despite the barriers that stand in their way. Find out how....

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Serina’s journey as a transgender youth in Uganda 28 Nov 2018

Serina is a vibrant 19-year-old transgender woman living in Uganda. Like many other lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the country, she has faced stigma, discrimination and violence because of her gender or sexual identity....

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Guyana transgender law victory paves way for greater reform 16 Nov 2018

Alliance applauds overturn of 'cross-dressing' law in Guyana and welcomes further changes to laws to improve access to health...

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“We are free to be who we are” 15 May 2018

How the Samarth HIV programme became a support ecosystem for men who have sex with men, hijra and transgender communities in...

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Ringing the changes: choice and power for young women 23 Mar 2018

Progress in developing a new woman-controlled HIV prevention method are encouraging, but women need control and agency to be able...

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To prevent HIV we must end gender-based violence 08 Mar 2018

Gender-based violence is not only a human rights violation but also a barrier to HIV prevention, treatment and...

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Gender-based violence and the ‘other’ women 27 Nov 2017

Dianne Massawe of the AIDS Legal Network on gender-based violence and the ‘other’...

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Stronger together: Protecting transgender women in Bangalore 10 Dec 2014

Stronger together: Celebrating International Human Rights...

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