Re: UNDP IC notice: Wokring with transgender - hijra communities
- Dear AIDS INDIA Members,
Based on several requests, the timeline for the IC notice applications has been extended till 11th June 2012.
This position will facilitate and support a national level TG network formation [embedded within the Integrated Network for Sexual Minorities (INFOSEM)]. This national network will in a democratic fashion have state representations so as to have grass-roots and community leaders involved in the decision making process. This network, it is envisaged will also be docked in the Asia Pacific Transgender Network and other relevant HIV and community groups for increased networking and mobilization. The consultant will also work towards facilitation of meetings with elected representatives on transgender hijra community issues, and will coordinate efforts and advocate for setting up state level welfare boards with state governments in atleast 2 states (based on learnings from the Tamil Nadu Tg Welfare Board Model documentation commissioned by UNDP) and support UNDP NACO for rollout of the tg hijra mapping study
The link is as below