Pakistan is ready with its first school for transgender community.

The institute has been founded by Asif Shahzad with the help of a local NGO, as informd.

The school will be called “The Gender Guardian” and will start its operations from April 15, 2018 in Lahore. The institution which will have 12 years of academic education — from the primary level to higher secondary level, will have 15 faculty members.
Pakistan is all set to open the country’s first educational and vocational training institute for its transgender community. The one of its kind school, set up in Lahore will be called “The Gender Guardian” and will start its operations from April 15 this year. The great news comes days after the country saw its first transgender TV news anchor.

after the opening of the Lahore centre, they plan to expand in two other Pakistani cities — Karachi and capital Islamabad, learned by sources.
More than 40 aspiring people from the transgender community have already registered and are very excited about the to be launched school. Not just the students but out of the 15 teaching staff 3 are from the transgender community.this will make the environment positive and is making the country proud.

“The school will also impart technical education, such as fashion designing, beautician and hair styling courses, graphic designing, computer and mobile repairing, among others,” the sources added.

There will be an opening ceremony in Lahore at Gaddafi Stadium’s Alhamra Hall and several celebrities from the film and TV industry is expected to attend the event.

so this is the great move by the country hoping for more such events in future around the world.
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we wish luck to such a great work for success in future 🙂

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