The report, available in both English and Spanish, examines data on access to health services and legal protections for transgender individuals in different settings, and details how societal stigma and institutionalized discrimination come together to create nearly insurmountable challenges for these populations and the organizations that serve them. More importantly, however, the report describes how grassroots organizations have confronted, responded to, and in some cases solved, many of the myriad challenges that confront them. The organizations profiled have achieved their successes through a combination of personal courage, determination, teamwork, and employing bold and creative strategies.
Lessons from The Front Lines: Trans Health and Rights
Media type: Document
Year of publication: 2014
Key population: Trans*