Mani (he/him) is working as a Monitoring & Evaluation Person in Naz Pakistan on a different project:
- Working on the project aim to Legal Gender Recongnation.
- Working on projects that aim to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) situation for the LGBTI community in Pakistan.
- Working on Projects aim to work around LGBTI Youth.
- Working on few smaller projects
He is the first transgender man who changed his name & gender legally and now helping others to get their gender marker change, In addtion to that he is closely working with medical sector so that community will get equal chance to persue their medical transition under medical supervision. Mani was one of the steering committee member of CALEM.EU which works on issues related to SOGIE.
He is an administrator of secret Facebook & whatsapp groups for trans men in Pakistan as well as Muslim transgender men globally. The groups function like a virtual safe space and provide trans men in the country an opportunity to freely express themselves without fear of being exposed or of censure from anyone - they can also network with other trans men from across Pakistan, share knowledge and strategize together. He is also networking with allies to build contacts, associations and relationships with people who are not from the community but can support the LGBTI community by introducing policy changes to improve the situation for LGBTI people in Pakistan.
Organisation: Naz Male Health Alliance Pakistan