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Zainab Durrani

Zainab Durrani is a lawyer by education and a digital rights activist by profession, based in Pakistan. She manages the Data Privacy portfolio at Digital Rights Foundation and also conducts extensive research on the overlap of tech, gender and health.

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Digital Waves of Hate: The Struggle Continues for Pakistan’s Transgender Community

Posted Fri 27 Jan 2023 - 07:41 | 1,147 views

The transgender community in Pakistan has constantly been subjected to persecution and violence hindering their participation in 'normal' life. This violence has increasingly been mirrored into digital world leading to plethora of hashtag campaigns initiated to damage the struggles of the community.