Articles by Joshua Muyiwa
I’m Nigerian, Nepali and Malayali, I’m queer and I’m femme presenting. And instead of secreting away these markers – I’ve enhanced, extended and exaggerated them.
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 15:24
PrEP, a relatively new HIV prevention strategy, is gaining popularity within India’s LGBTQ community, but misinformation around the risks of its use remains a cause for concern.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 14:22
Corporates have opened their doors to the transgender community. But have they also done the difficult, delicate and dedicated work of actually including them in their workforce?
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 11:31
Bhavani Cheneta Sangam is perhaps the only group in India constituted of young rural women from different religions and castes, who are not from traditional weaving families.
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 13:56
The me-focussed concerns of urban rooftop farmers and consumers for organic produce is hurting rather than helping the agrarian industry, some experts say.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 18:07
So far, hijra families and volunteer networks have provided shelter, care, and warmth for queer and trans people in need. But the rest of society needs to step up.
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 14:35
Is the going away of Section 377 going to help LGBTQ+ people when it comes to reporting crimes? Not unless the police is sensitised, and workplaces change.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 12:21
Dating apps and sites have made it easier for LGBTQ+ people to meet and socialise without scrutiny from society, but it has also made them vulnerable to crimes.
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 16:08
Many years ago, a patient with mental illness passed away from renal failure, and hospitals were reluctant to treat him. Are things changing now?
Friday, August 10, 2018 - 19:03
In the third part of our women and tech startups series, we look at the way forward.
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 19:22