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In terms of I…

Written for International Intersex Awareness Day By Sam Ndlovu Is it genuine interest, or intrigue or just intrusion When it comes to intersex, many think it’s an illusion many wonder, what’s my sex? Tell me where lies the confusion Just embrace my uniqueness, put an end to my exclusion I symbolize diversity and all life’s…

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International Intersex Awareness Day

For immediate release Transgender and Intersex Africa supports the International Intersex Awareness Day on the 26th of October. On this day in 1996 intersex activists carrying the sign “Hermaphrodites with attitude” and allies from Transsexual Menace held the first public intersex demonstration in Boston, USA. TIA believes that this day is a great opportunity to…

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Activity Update

* 2-5 October: We were attending a Capacity Development Trajectory programme in Namibia. *6 October : We had an information stall/desk at Johannesburg Pride in order to bring visibility of the Transgender and Intersex community and offer medical and legal advice to trans and intersex individuals. * 8-11 October : We were finalising projects and…

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Steve Biko Academic Hospital

For immediate release Transgender and Intersex Africa (TIA) is a black trans* and intersex organisation from South Africa focusing on black trans* and intersex issues in black townships and rural areas. We lobby and advocate for transgender and intersex human rights. TIA strives to promote tolerance, inclusion and recognition of trans* and intersex human rights.…

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Transgender African Activists Meet in Zambia

Transgender activists from Uganda, South Africa, Botswana, Zambia and Namibia met in Windhoek in May 2010 to recieve extensive training to strengthen their orginisations and the Transgender network in Africa. (Click above image to view video content)

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