Wajood - my strength is my identity
Wajood: My strength is my identity 
A blog by Network grantee India HIV/AIDS Alliance

The AmplifyChange team thanks India HIV/AIDS Alliance for its permission to share this blog.

Mita, a transgender from Karnataka, was admitted in a local hospital in Raichur as she was suffering from appendicitis-related pain. However, she was denied treatment, because she was transgender and allegedly in sex work. Humiliated and horrified, she killed herself by taking sleeping pills.

Grantee photos

See some of the latest photos from our grantees below. To meet more grantees and see the projects we fund, please visit our grantees section where you can search by region, grant type and priority.

Deaf Empowerment Society of Kenya

Deaf Empowerment Society of Kenya

Opportunity grantee, Kenya

Sorak Development Agency

Sorak Development Agency

Network grantee, Uganda

Equality Now in Uganda

End FGM and CEFM Campaign

Led by Equality Now - Network grantee, Kenya

VIDEO - Hear the voices of our grantees

We asked our grantees to send us their stories - hear their voices from across the world.

With a big thanks to all our grantees who sent in contributions.

Thank you to Sukey Fenwick for post-production and editing.

VIDEO - A Movement for Change

This video was produced by Network grantee Tearfund in South Africa.

Tearfund is a leadership movement across faith communities and civil society, including survivors of SGBV, working together to prevent and end the pain of SGBV nationally and specifically in communities across four provinces of South Africa.