Archive for January, 2010

Indian Super Queen

India’s first national Transgender beauty contest- Miss Indian Super Queen is being organised by Laxmi, who is a long time member and activist with APNSW.

If you wondering what is so great about the yet another talent hunt or another beauty pageant think again as ‘Indian Super Queen’ is the first ever beauty pageant for the transgender community in India.

The commendable initiative by Twelve Noon Entertainment, an initiative of Laxmi Narayan Tripathi along with VCare, a diversified business conglomerate saw its launch on Tuesday, Jan 19 with the support of Bollywood stars Celina Jaitley and Seema Biswas.

“’Indian Super Queen’ would bring the community of transgenders to unite and give a positive vibe about who and what they are,” said Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, known as Laxmi, CEO of Twelve Noon Entertainment.



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“Sex work organizations: Programs, advocacy, and opportunities for Chinese NGOs”.
This is a memo from Asia Catalyst based on research and outreach conducted over the past six months into international sex work organizations and their current programs and advocacy. The aim is to share this information with Chinese sex worker groups as they develop programs and advocacy campaigns.
附件有亚洲促进会发表的简报,“性工作者组织:给中国非政府组织介绍国外机构的项目和倡导机会”. 亚洲促进会在过去的六个月中对国际性工作组织和她们现有的项目与倡议进行了研究与调查,并基于此形成了这篇备忘录。我们的目的是与中国的性工作团体分享信息,以帮助她/他们将来制定项目计划和倡议运动。

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Sex work organizations: Programs, advocacy, and opportunities for Chinese NGOs

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