We work with Transgender women and transgender women sex workers and we are a transgender women sex worker led organization
Sex workers own and make decisions at TEU. They work in top managment, some are in project and program management, finance, while other are peer educators. About 90% of the membership of TEU are transgender women sex workers. These are also involved in organization strategic planning, and benefit from all the organizations programs projects and activities like trainings, workshops among others.
Human rights violations characterised by violent public attacks, illegal arrests and detention by the police, infection HIV/AIDS and other STIs, stigma and discrimination in seeking health care and other social services, illegal school dissmissals, inequality, house evictions, parent/ family negellection, unemployement, ignorance and limited knowledge on human rights poverty among other challenges
Advocacy for promotion of human rights for transgender sex workers.
Raising awareness and advocacy for increased access to SRHR services and information well as refferal and linkages to health services.
Legal and support to transgender sex workers in pursuite of justice
Security and emergency support
Social economic empowerment and gender equality