Voice

Silueta X

Ecuador Country
Latin American and the Caribbean Region
€ 20,000 Amount
2012 - 2016 Period

Silueta X, the only trans-led trans group in Ecuador, advocates for the rights of trans people to access education, health care and employment. The group organises trans people in Guayas and has conducted research highlighting the relationship between trans identity and the experience of exclusion and discrimination in the family, employment and education. The group organises training programmes on leadership, advocacy and research techniques, which supports the advocacy of the trans community in Ecuador.