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[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="6770" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Articles About Health DOWNLOAD[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7230" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] 2017 Chinese Transgender Population General Survey Report This survey is intended to provide government departments, international groups, and non-profit and for-profit organizations with a statistical foundation for an up-to-date understanding of China’s transgender population. It further seeks to improve the visibility of social issues relevant to the Chinese transgender population; advocate for laws and policies that are specific to the needs of the transgender community; promote the rights and interests of transgender people in society; and...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7225" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Being LGBT in Asia: China The China LGBT Community Dialogue brought together participants from all over Mainland China (not including Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Macau or Taiwan, Province of China). Approximately 60 people participated in Day 1 of the Dialogue from 40 institutions and organizations, representing the full range of China’s LGBT community alongside representatives of the central government, the court system, universities, legal experts and legal-aid organizations and a broad range of...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7221" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Being LGBT in Asia: Indonesia This report is a product of the Indonesia National LGBT Community Dialogue held in June 2013 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. The Dialogue brought together 71 participants from 49 institutions representing the full range of Indonesia’s LGBT organizations alongside representatives of the central government, national human rights institutions, donor agencies, universities, non-governmental human rights institutions, legal aid organizations and civil society organizations, as well as religious leaders. It was organized by...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7215" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Being LGBT in Asia: Philippines Being LGBT in Asia: the Philippines Country Report provides an overview of LGBT rights in the Philippines including the effects of laws, policies, culture and social attitudes, and religion, based on research, consultation and the National LGBT Community Dialogue. This overview is followed by an examination of the Philippines experience of protecting the rights of LGBT people under eight different areas: education, health, employment, family affairs, religion, community, media and politics,...

Regional KII Consultant (KPRA) – Terms of Reference Consultancy: Regional KII Consultant – Design Key Informant Interview (KII) for a research on current HIV and health policies, programs and services for transgender people and mapping of transgender organizations in Indonesia, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam Project: Key Population Research and Advocacy (KPRA) Organization: Asia Pacific Transgender Network Location: Home-based Contract Length: March- April 2019 Duration: 10 days   Background   Recent reports and research studies offer a glimpse into the lived experiences of trans people...

On March 8 we gather throughout the world to celebrate International Women’s Day. The theme for IWD 2019 is #BalanceForBetter and calls for a global push for professional and social equality. We celebrate the women that have progressed rights throughout the region and urge governments, policy makers, and employers to address discrimination and develop innovative policies and programs to advance women’s economic and employment parity. Discrimination and lack of equal employment opportunities are common experiences of trans people. Employment discrimination...

Job Title: Regional Research Consultant (RRC) – The Regional Research Consultant for data analysis and regional report writing APTN’s study on understanding barriers to HIV and related health services for transgender people in Indonesia, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam   Project: Key Population Research and Advocacy (KPRA) Organization: Asia Pacific Transgender Network Location: Home-based with travel to Bangkok, Thailand Contract Length: 28 days Contract Duration: March to April 2019 with possible no-cost extension Background Recent reports and research studies offer a glimpse into the...

Regional Consultant for Desk Review - Terms of Reference Job Title: Regional Consultant for Desk Review of the literature available on HIV and related health services for transgender people in Asia and particularly Indonesia, Nepal, Thailand and Vietnam, and barriers to the services. Project: Key Population Research and Advocacy (KPRA) Organization: Asia Pacific Transgender Network (APTN) Location: Home-based with travel to Bangkok, Thailand Contract Length: 13 days Contract Duration: March – April 2019 Background Recent reports and research studies offer a glimpse into the lived...

Terms of Reference Post title:                Media & Communications Officer Duty station:          Bangkok, Thailand Contract Duration: 8 months, April - December 2019 with possible extension Reports to: Communications Officer Background The Asia and Pacific Transgender Network was launched in December 2009, when 15 transgender women from 10 Asia and Pacific countries and regions came together to champion the health, legal and social rights of transgender women. A milestone in the history of transgender people in the region, they demanded recognition as a distinct demographic group with their unique needs, separate...