Luisa Ávila Henao


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Region:Americas

Country:Colombia

Department/Province/State:Valle del Cauca

Sex1:Trans woman

Age:23

Date of Killing:03/08/2020

Previous Threats:No

Gender component to killing:Killing preceded by identity-based verbal assault or harassment including threats

Type of Work:Community leader

Organisation:Comunidad LGBTI y oficina de la mujer del municipio

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:ESC Rights

Sector Detail:LGBTI, Minority Rights, Transgender rights

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URLs (links) of Interest
Fotografía.- Ulises, E., “Halla en un caño cadáver de joven trans Luisa Ávila Henao”, Homosensual, 4 agosto 2020.
https://www.homosensual.com/lgbt/trans/hallan-en-un-cano-cadaver-de-joven-trans-luisa-avila-henao/
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