‘FtM Phoenix’ is an initiative led by trans* men which advocates for medical rights and interests of trans* people in Russia and Eurasia.
With their Trans Advance project they set up trans* peer support groups in the region of Krasnodar Krai in the South-West of Russia. These groups focus on community building and forming trans-straight alliances. As a part of the project’s activities a summer camp for trans* people was organized.
- A Side by Side film festival was organized, attended by 32 people;
- The Summer Trans Camp was held from the 8th till the 10th of July, joined by 12 people;
- Informational material for their website was created;
- World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) membership covered for 2017.
This project was carried out in close cooperation with LGBT movement ‘Revers’.