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Empowering the transgender community

Transgender communities face some of the worst prejudice in modern society prejudice that makes it inordinately difficult for them to maintain a stable home or career.
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Nature and Context

What can digital tech do to empower one of the 21st centuries most marginalized groups – transgender people. Trans people are twice as likely to be unemployed, on very low income or homeless, and face routine discrimination when seeking legal support, health care and housing. Providing trans friendly resources and support for the community could help alleviate some of the problems they face.

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Trans*H4CK is a new annual hackathon and speaker series that focuses entirely on what digital can do to empower one of the 21st centuries most marginalized groups transgender people.

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