A transgender, accompanied by a few others of the community, here on Tuesday petitioned the police commissioner, Sanjay Mathur, seeking action against a cop, who allegedly verbally abused her in a public place on Monday.
The president of Pakistan’s transgender association in Peshawar, the frontier city where suicide bombers killed over 80 churchgoers last month, says her community is facing eviction and police brutality.
Pan Africa ILGA has joined civil society and human rights organisations to call for an immediate halt of police harassment, intimidation and use of excessive force on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in Zimbabwe. >>>
08/11/2010 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
| SOUTH AFRICA
A march aiming to highlight and put an end to police brutality against homosexuals and other marginalised groups started with drama on Friday 29 October 2010 as the station commander of Vosloorus police station announced through his subordinates that he was in a meeting and could not be able to receive the memorandum that was to be delivered by gay rights groups. >>>