TOGETHER FOR INCLUSION

LGBT LANDSCAPE

The LGBT population is still today, the target of prejudice and discrimination in many spheres and levels, and many times, have their most basic rights denied. It is a very vulnerable population that finds little to no refuge for varied gender expressions or the wide range of sexual diversity in a hostile environment.

VULNERABILITY

> Widespread prejudice and intense discrimination towards the LGBT population.
> The inexistence of laws that guarantee the most essential rights of this population.
 > Violence:
→ 326 deaths (9 suicides) in 2014
→ One murder every 27 hours (an increase of 4,1% when compared to the previous year)
→ São Paulo and Minas Gerais states with the highest number of deaths
→ Paraíba and Piauí states with the highest danger to this population

INFORMAL JOB MARKET

> 99% of transvestites and transsexuals are out of the formal job market
> 12% of 2014 murders are the of Transvestites and transsexuals in exercise of their trade