13 Dec 2019

Decoding the Trans Bill 2019

What does the new legislation mean for the transgender community and organisations committed to LGBT+ inclusion in India


The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Act, 2019 passed by the Parliament received assent from President Ram Nath Kovind on December 5, and was made into a law. However, the transgender community in India has opposed the Bill vehemently, with activists calling this day a ‘Gender Justice Murder Day’ for the community.

In this webinar, we bring together key experts to shed light on this new Transgender Bill 2019 to:

  • Explain the key provisions – with a focus on what’s new and different from what has gone before
  • Discuss the impact of the bill on the transgender community
  • Explore the implications from a corporate perspective

This webinar is designed for member companies as well as non-member companies who are committed to creating inclusive workplaces for LGBT+ employees, including senior leaders, D&I leads, legal team, L&D and HR teams, LGBT+ ERG representatives, LGBT+ experts, LGBT+ professionals.

Key Takeaways: 

  1. Take advantage of this opportunity to understand the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019
  2. Learn what your organisation can do to uphold the rights of and support the transgender community
  3. Gain access to the most authoritative and up-to-date information on this crucial topic


Event Speakers

  • Deeptha Rao

    Deeptha Rao

    Legal Expert, Raahi

Legal Expert, Raahi

Deeptha Rao