Transgender in Africa: Invisible, inaccessible, or ignored?

@article{Jobson2012TransgenderIA,
  title={Transgender in Africa: Invisible, inaccessible, or ignored?},
  author={Geoffrey A Jobson and Liesl Theron and Julius Kaggwa and Hera Kim},
  journal={SAHARA-J: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS},
  year={2012},
  volume={9},
  pages={160 - 163}
}
Transgender people are an important key population for HIV risk globally, and several studies have found HIV prevalence rates in transgender populations that are significantly higher than those among other key populations such as men who have sex with men (MSM). There is a lack of research on transgender populations in Africa, and at present, there is almost no data available on HIV prevalence and risk among transgender people on the continent. It is possible that the invisibility of… 

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