A Startup in India Helps Transgender People Find Safe, Well-Paying Tech Jobs

  • November 4, 2021

A combination of social stigma, discrimination, and an absence of job opportunities have created an environment where trans people are widely excluded from mainstream workplaces and jobs in India

PeriFerry, a startup founded by Neelam Jain has trained more than 250 trans people and provided more than 90 jobs for members of India’s trans community

“Let’s put together an idea around creating jobs for the transgender community, which is the number one socio-economic issue in the country for trans people,” says Jain a cis ex-analyst at Goldman Sachs in Bangalore.

Read more about this inspiring story at Dell Technologies website https://bit.ly/3zMr4rs and at Herstory blogs https://bit.ly/3uizc1B.