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[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7499" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Transcending Anatomy #1: A Guide to Bodies and Sexuality for Partners of Trans People Transcending Anatomy is a guide to help partners of trans people navigate bodies and sex. It starts by unpacking some common assumptions, then goes through strategies for understanding your partner’s body, what language to use, and what feels good for them. It also also talks about getting comfortable with physical contact, dealing with dysphoria, and creative ways to work within limits. It...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7361" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations In this new consolidated guidelines document on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations, the World Health Organization brings together all existing guidance relevant to five key populations – men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, people in prisons and other closed settings, sex workers and transgender people – and updates selected guidance and recommendations. These guidelines aim to provide...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7356" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] The Importance of Trans Comprehensive Health Services to the HIV Responses: Lessons Learned from TANGERINE Community Health Center This presentation is the Intellectual Property of Thai Red Cross AIDS Research Centre. It outlines comprehensive health services to HIV Responses for Trans people. DOWNLOAD PDF[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7336" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Violence: Through the Lens of Lesbians, Bisexual Women and Trans People in Asia Lesbians, bisexual women and transgender (LBT) individuals in Japan, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippines and Sri Lanka face violence and exclusion in every sphere of their lives. This violence is fueled by laws that criminalize same sex relations and gender non-conformity and encouraged by governments who tolerate, endorse, or directly sponsor the violent clamp-down on those who do not follow prevailing norms on sexual...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7274" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Standards of Care for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)1 is an international, multidisciplinary, professional association whose mission is to promote evidence-based care, education, research, advocacy, public policy, and respect for transgender health. The vision of WPATH is to bring together diverse professionals dedicated to developing best practices and supportive policies worldwide that promote health, research, education, respect, dignity, and equality for transsexual, transgender, and...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7258" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Guidelines for the Primary and Gender-Affirming Care of Transgender and Gender Nonbinary People These guidelines aim to address these disparities by equipping primary care providers and health systems with the tools and knowledge to meet the health care needs of their transgender and gender nonconforming patients. These guidelines expand on the original UCSF Primary Care Protocol for Transgender Care, which since its launch in 2011 has served thousands of providers and policymakers across the U.S. and...

[vc_row content_width="grid"][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="7237" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Australian Standards of Care and Treatment This report looks into employment discrimination faced by transgender people while seeking employment in four countries in The Australian Standards of Care and Treatment Guidelines (ASOCTG) aim to maximise quality care provision to trans and gender diverse children and adolescents across Australia, whilst recognising the unique circumstances of providing such care to this population. Recommendations are made based on available empirical evidence and clinician consensus, and have been developed in...

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[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...