TransFest third version will be on March 21st of the current year from 11:00 to 20:00 hrs. at Parque Quinta Normal, along with the support of El Desconcierto, Map8 ONG and Chueca Bar.
Last August 10th at the Santiago OTD Chile Library launched the website of the magazine Le Trans, a publication that already has four numbers, plus a special non-binary identities.
The meeting was attended by more than 60 people, friends and allies from the trans community, who witnessed the exposure of UNICEF attorney and consultant, Nicolás Espejo, and the family judge and mother of a transgender girl, Luisa Hernández.
Judge Luisa Hernández and the attorney Nicolás Espejo.
“The best thing of this kind of meeting are the people, their warmth, transparenc, the open heart. I appreciate this favorable space to strengthen connections in favor of our children and of ourselves. Integration is part of us, for joining in common objectives and my commitment to raise awareness in all scenarios and especially in the judiciary, is reaffirmed, “said the attorney.
In the event also held a dialogue between children and adults trans, along with relatives, on how they see the future, where arose concerns about how they assumed their identity. OTEDUCA coordinator, Kris Córdova; The manager of the community area, Franco López; and the partner Mariechen Euler were the participants of this instance. The event was hosted by the renowned actress Katty Kowaleczko.
Kris Córdova, OTEDUCA coordinator; Franco Lopez, manager of the community area of OTD Chile; and Mariechen Euler, partner and activist mom.
On the other hand, for the editor of Le Trans, Armando Escoffier, this new platform will allow a much wider coverage. “We will be able to work on each topic independently by social media and have a library as a space for collecting information on which reports are based. Also, in the future will allow interaction with users. ”
Team, volunteers and friends of OTD Chile.