Exclusion Amplified: A report on how the pandemic has impacted the trans and intersex community in India
CLPR has published this report titled “Exclusion Amplified – A Report on Covid-19 & the Transgender Community”. This Report details the impact of the Covid-19 lock down on the transgender community and the consequent deprivation of their rights to livelihood, healthcare, food security and housing among others. It highlights the experiences of trans and intersex persons in the amplification of their specific vulnerabilities and the exclusion of trans persons in the policies & schemes framed by the government during the pandemic.
The report makes various recommendations for the protection of the rights of the transgender community, including suggestions of providing rations without ration cards, monthly cash transfers, housing access, separate quarantine centers and health facilities among others.Read More.