Nepal Adds “Third Gender” To Census

This year’s census in Nepal includes a new category for transgender people, thanks to a recently-passed anti-discrimination law. Parliamentarian Sunil Babu Pant says the transgender community is happy because, “This shows that the government has started to recognise them.”

Read more: http://jezebel.com/5730744/nepal-adds-third-gender-to-census#ixzz1BOU29XBd

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Posted on January 18, 2011, in Queer & Trans Struggles and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Nepal Adds “Third Gender” To Census.

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