Delivering powerful empowerment to the community
COVID-19 is a global crisis, and it will affect all of us, but history has shown that disasters and crises have the worst devastating effects on society’s most vulnerable groups. It is for this reason that the Southern Africa Trans Forum (SATF), in partnership with the University of Hamburg, is conducting a survey to gain an understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on trans health care.
SATF wishes to encourage trans, gender non-binary, and gender diverse people from across the Southern Africa region, to complete the online questionnaire on this link:
For more information, please feel free to email
Expanding the health front
TBZ over the years has played a role in ensuring that it identifies health care facilities and/or individual health care providers to provide friendly HIV/STI services to the Transgender and Intersex (T & I) communities. From its inception, the organization has also been documenting violations towards Trans & Intersex persons in health settings both public and private and the organization has been using this data to inform its interventions Zambia.
Youth empowerment training through sports
Transbatu Association Zambia has has realised that Gender dysphoria, depression and anxiety have been the most common issues that are faced by the trans and intersex youths in Zambia. which in most cases has led to alcohol, drug abuse and attempted suicide for youths. To curb this problem TBZ has recognised sports (Football) as a recreational activity that may discourage, alcohol abuse and also help the youth develop their football talents
We are here to serve you
TBZ is an organization that the see's importance in serving the transgender and intersex community by providing tailor made services to assist in the raising awareness on issues to do with HIV and sexual reproductive health and rights as well as aspects of general wellness such as psychosocial support.
Our quest is to be the vehicle of education and an advocacy body that acknowledges, accommodates and mobilizes relevant and effective information provision services to equip and give the Transgender and Intersex community in Zambia a safe and friendly Voice and Forum TBZ.