Yulianus Rettoblaut, or Mami Yuli, as she is known
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Indonesian activist sets up home for elderly transgender people

An elderly transgender activist has set up a home for people like her who suffer with the prejudices of Indonesian society.

Yulianus Rettoblaut - or 'Mami Yuli', as she is known - provides food and shelter for elderly transsexuals, and encourages them to pursue skills that will lead to a better life.

Deborah Basckin reports.

  • 21 Feb 2013
  • From the section Asia