Rena Janamnuaysook [Thailand]
Rena is a Thai transgender woman advocating for health and human rights of transgender people and other key populations. She has extensive local, national and international backgrounds in working with HIV and AIDS organizations. Rena provides technical and organizational capacity development assistance to the USAID-funded and GFATM-funded civil societies.
She obtained a bachelor degree in political science from Thammasat University, Thailand and a master degree in international public services from University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. Currently she works as a project coordinator for a research cohort study for community-based HIV test and treat strategies among men who have sex with men and transgender women in Thailand with the Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre.