Luisa Ávila Henao

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Department/Province/State:Valle del Cauca

Sex1:Trans woman


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

More information:Front Line Defenders

1This database records an individual's chosen gender identity. If they do not self-identify as male or female they can use the option of recording other/neither or use the term NBGI (non binary gender identity).

URLs (links) of Interest
Fotografía.- Ulises, E., “Halla en un caño cadáver de joven trans Luisa Ávila Henao”, Homosensual, 4 agosto 2020.
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