Legal Framework

The Transgender Community, Legal Framework, and Implementation Challenges

This write up was provided by Blue Veins The rights of transgender people have been neglected long in Pakistan. It is only now, through the efforts of Pakistani transgender community and support civil society, that the issues concerning the transgender community in Pakistan have gained attention of the policymakers and duty bearers, which has resulted in some improvement in the policies and legal framework around transgender rights. There have been multiple efforts in Pakistan to guarantee the provision of fundamental rights to the transgender community. To the most extent, both the Supreme Court and the Parliament have focused on granting […]