Advancing Partners and Communities is the Fan Favorite winner in USAID Learning Lab's Competition

November 19, 2015

The votes are in for USAID Learning Lab’s Collaborating, Learning and Adapting case competition! Advancing Partners and Communities’ story about social inclusion of transgender (trans) persons in the Dominican Republic (DR) is the Fan Favorite winner! Inclusion, Not Exclusion follows the story of Valentina, a trans woman living in the DR, as she overcomes stigma and discrimination to advocate for the equal rights of trans persons in her country.

Thank you to everyone who voted and showed their support for Valentina and the trans community.

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