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Transgendered community looks to Jokowi

Anticipating that their long fight for recognition from the Jakarta administration may come to an end, a group of transgendered persons brought a long wish list to City Hall on Monday.? They were scheduled to meet the new governor, Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, in whom they believed would be able to give them better access to jobs and health care.?

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25th November 2012 22:43

Alessia Valenza

However, their list of expectations could not be delivered directly to the governor, as their visit did not fit in Jokowi’s tight schedule. Instead, the group was received by Jakarta Public Order Agency (Satpol PP) chief Effendi Anas. Read the full story