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Today civil society organizations and allies of the Trans and LGBQ+ community delivered a letter, with more than 700 signatures, to the President of the Republic requesting an urgent meeting to advance in the protection of children, after more than a week ago the trans child, Matías Guevara, committed suicide in Copiapó due to school […]

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Since Tuesday, May 28, social organizations, collectives and allies of the community Trans and LGBIQ+ have shared a letter addressed to President Sebastián Piñera to pronounce and work with the Ministry of Education, after the young trans, Matías Guevara, committed suicide due to school harassment in Copiapó. In this document they lament the “indolence and […]

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This weekend, the death of 16-year-old transgender Matías Guevara was announced. Community Atacama Trans alerted about the situation of harassment that lived in Liceo Sagrado Corazón High School of Copiapó. “There was bullying, that’s 100% real”, says Óscar Millán, coordinator of the Atacama Trans Community, to OTD Chile, who recognizes that there are situations of […]

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On May 22, the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights launched a report on progress and challenges in the recognition of the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people in the Americas. The report highlighted the approval of the Gender Identity Law in Chile, although it regretted that it did not include everyone. “The […]