The Transgender Legal Defense Project
Transgender Legal Defense Project provides free legal assistance to transgender people from all regions of Russia in questions related to legal gender recognition. They have contacts with lawyers in other countries, in the case that someone need legal assistance with the documents, but is not from Russia. They also provide informational support to Russian transgender community and conduct research on discrimination of trans persons in Russia. In addition, UAF has contacts with lawyers in other countries, given the need for assistance with legal gender recognition and ID change.
The purpose of the project is to help transgender people with the process of changing legal documents and to facilitate the implementing of humane, transparent and simple procedure of legal gender identity recognition in Russia.