LGBTI People in Nepal Demand to be Counted

LGBTI rights advocates in Nepal have encouraged the government to conduct a census of the LGBTI community. According to local LGBTI publication Pahichan, the government last conducted a survey 10 years ago. They found 4,000 people identified as LGBTI. But, according to Pahichan, Nepal’s population of LGBTI people numbers more than 500,000. They report that(…)