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Transgender youth suicide in Johannesburg

On the 1st of August 2013, a 17 year old self identifying transgender (youth) was one of the approximately 23 suicides reported daily in South Africa with 230 serious attempts. He hanged himself. According to the South African Depression and Anxiety Group (sadag), “hanging is the most employed method of suicide.”

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15th August 2013 12:30

Alessia Valenza

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