No official data of transgender

Kathmandu (Pahichan) September 10 – UNAIDS, an organization working to control and mitigate the HIV AIDS said there is no official data of transgender affected from HIV AIDS. Social Mobilizer Officer Bina Pokhrel said......

UN inaugurates transgender-friendly toilets

Lalitapur (Pahichan) August 25 – United Nations Nepal Office has built an all gender toilet on its premises. The toilet came into use from Wednesday. Jens Wandel, Assistant Administrator and Director of UNDP’s Bureau of Management......

Homosexual and transgender affecting from HIV

Rupandehi (Pahichan) August 14 – A research conducted in western region by IBBS has show that most of the HIV infected is homosexual male and transgender community. At a program organized at Bhairawaha, NIDR......

Two members of LGBTI infected in Makawanpur

Makawanpur (Pahichan) August 11 – Two members of homosexual and transgender have been infected with HIV AIDS in Makawanpur District. At the blood test conducted by Blue Diamond Society Makawanpur among 1123, two were......

International  World AIDS Conference 2016

Bishwaraj Adhikari/Pahichan – The International AIDS Conference is the premier gathering for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending......

‘Transgender in sex profession due to the lack of alternative employment’

Binod B. C./Rupandehi (Pahichan) July 19 – Police Inspector Himala Thapa has said that transgender should seek their rights. Thapa said members of this community are living in society concealing their identity.  She said......

Reaching sexual minorities in a conservative environment, Nepal

Kathmandu (Pahichan) July 4 – Context and problem to address  Alternative sexual lifestyles are not widely accepted in Nepal, leading to challenging conditions for the country’s LGBT population. HIV prevalence in Nepal is below......

111 transgender infected from HIV

Kathmandu (Pahichan) June 16 – It has been found that 111 homosexual and transgender from 17 separate districts are infected with HIV.  According to a study conducted by Blue Diamond Society and Global Fund......

First IBBS survey outside the Kathmandu valley

Kathmandu (Pahichan) June 9 – For the first time, IBBS survey is going to take place outside the Kathmandu valley.  Save the Children, Ministry of Health and other stakeholders are joining the hands in......

LGBTI people ‘fail to cope with depression’

Kathmandu/May 26 – At least three gays killed themselves in the past year after failing to cope with the pressure of social stigma associated with their sexual orientation, according to the Blue Diamond Society....