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Policy Brief: Gaps in Legal Protections against Gender-based Violence for Transgender Persons in Bangladesh

Abstract Transgender people in Bangladesh face an exceptionally high risk of gender-based violence. They experience various forms of disadvantage and discrimination in their daily lives. Members of the transgender community face significant social stigma; a 2015 survey by Bandhu reported that all of its gender diverse participants ‘were of the opinion that no transgender person […]

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