Uganda trans community

Annually, 31st March is International Transgender Day of Visibility- a day dedicated to celebrating transgender persons and raising awareness about the discrimination and difficulties faced by transgender people worldwide.

The Uganda transgender fraternity this year joined the rest of the world to commemorate TDOV. Transgender Equality Uganda (TEU) a Uganda based organization that advocates for the rights of transgender women and transgender sex workers celebrated this day with a community outreach at a special educational needs school. They soap, books, cooking oil, food; the outreach was supported by the American Jewish World Service(AJWS)

Tranz Network Uganda (TNU) a coalition of transgender organizations in Uganda also celebrated TDOV2018 with a get together function that over one hundred trains persons and their allies gather. It was a day of entertainment, experience sharing, praising and sensitization on HIV. Read more via Kuchu Times