Brazil transsexual

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Prins says she first realized she wanted to be a woman at a Carnival party at age 11, when, like the other boys, she was allowed to dress like a girl as part of the burlesque festivities. Now, in the final minutes of Saturday, she became the first transgender woman to lead the drum section of a top samba school in either of the renowned Carnival parades put in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Her duty was to dance infectiously for 65 minutes in front of the drummers, using her legs to drive their rhythm while judges assessed the school's parade. I'm very excited because this shows we can be anywhere. Brazil has more slayings of transvestites and transgender people than any country in the world. In , were killed, 21 of them in Sao Paulo state.

Reported murders, suicides of trans people soar in Brazil

Reported murders, suicides of trans people soar in Brazil | Reuters

According to the report, in alone, a total of trans persons violently lost their lives through assassinations related to their sexuality, of whom were transvestites and transsexual women, four were trans men, and one a non-binary person. According to what is reported in the document, at first blush it would appear that there was a decrease in cases between , in which homicides were reported, and , when were reported. The fact is that during the first reporting year, there were only 34 cases that were not reported on, while in , the number of cases that were unreported or unpublished in the national media rose to 44; as such, we are not truly talking about a decrease in assassinations but rather, a decrease in the publicizing of cases in the news media, which presupposes a direct impact on how cases are recorded, thereby leading to under-reporting in the counting of victims. The Dossier seeks to produce a detailed analysis of the assassinations and violations against the transvestite and transsexual populations in Brazil in order to denounce the cases of human rights violations to which this population is subjected. To date, the national government has not provided legal support that guarantees the removal and effective investigation of the systematic patterns that characterize these acts. Keeping in mind the data reported, the average age of the victims assassinated in was

Brazil Boosts Transgender Legal Recognition

By Oscar Lopez. The trans people murdered since January already exceeds the total killings in , according to a report by the National Association of Transvestites and Transsexuals ANTRA , a local activist organization. The number of trans people - 16 - who died by suicide in the first six months of is a third higher than last year as well, ANTRA said. Brazil has made a number of strides in transgender rights in recent years, such as a Supreme Court ruling last year that transphobia and homophobia are criminal offences.
Changing legal gender assignment in Brazil is legal according to the Superior Court of Justice of Brazil , as stated in a decision rendered on October 17, Unanimously, the 3rd Class of the Superior Court of Justice approved allowing the option of name and gender change on the birth certificate of a transgender person who has undergone gender reassignment surgery. The ministers followed the vote of the rapporteur , Nancy Andrighi.