The Minefield Walked By Transgender People In Zimbabwe
In a country where there is no provision for transgender people to change their gender marker on their birth certificates, it leaves them open to accusations of having same-sex relationships, which are illegal in Zimbabwe. The gender category is not officially acknowledged, so many transgender people are forced to identify as either male or female on official documents.
New Zimbabwe, 20 November 2018
Transgender Zimbabweans are living in limbo because changing gender markers on official documents involves nearly impossible legal hurdles and insensitive verification processes,… Read more »
The rainbow flag, commonly the gay pride flag and LGBT pride flag, is a symbol of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) pride.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 23 October 2018
Growing up in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe's second-largest city, Samantha Ndlovu's parents expected her to behave like a typical girl. Read more »
New Zimbabwe, 9 July 2018
THE ministry of health has approved a training manual to be used by all health practitioners in treating gays and sex workers in the country's health institutions. Read more »