A day-long training programme for transgender people was held at a local restaurant in Rajshahi on Monday.
In cooperation with Manusher Jonno Foundation and financed by Global Affairs Canada, Diner Alo Hijra Sangha organised the training programme.
Trainers and participants of the programme discussed the present social status of Hijra people, removal of disparity, removal of employment hurdles, removal of drawbacks from getting government cooperation and ensuring the share of paternal properties.
Treasurer of Diner Alo Hijra Sangha Julie inaugurated the training programme.
The programme was attended, among others, by Project Coordinator Afsana Tanjum Irani and Raihanul Haque Raihan.
A total of 20 transgender people participated the training.