… Stigma, discrimination lead to attempts on own lives
By Patience Nyangove
TRANSGENDER teenagers are increasingly turning to suicide, because of the massive stigma and discrimination they face at school and in the home, because of their sexual orientation.
This is according to OutRight Namibia Director, Freidel Dausab, who said during an interview with Confidente this week that the majority of these teens, attempted suicide on several occasions, because of what they were going through.
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