Jabulani (Jabu) Pereira

Jabulani (Jabu) Pereira
Chair of Trans Steering Committee
Elected at ILGA World Conference, Wellington, March 2019


Jabulani (Jabu) Pereira (he/him) is the Executive Director of Iranti. Iranti is based in Johannesburg and works in the region on Trans, Intersex and Lesbian rights. Jabu has worked in the human rights sector for the past 27 years. 

Jabu previously served as a board member to Pan Africa ILGA. He currently sits on the steering committee for the International Trans Fund. 

Jabu has a Master’s Degree in the Arts from New York University. He has pioneered work on approaches to documentation, storytelling and advocacy as a method to advancing social justice.

Organisation: Iranti (South Africa)