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Panama’s Arbitrary Gender Quarantine Needs To End

Panama’s Arbitrary Gender Quarantine Needs To End

Panama was one of several Caribbean and Latin American countries to enact a gender quarantine at the start of the pandemic. Panama is the only one still requiring men and women to appear in public on alternate days. This restriction, widely seen as an ineffectual, patriarchal, and misogynistic has left an indelible mark on gender non-conforming […]

Colombian Capital Lifts Gender LockDown Rule

Colombian Capital Lifts Gender LockDown Rule

The mayor of the capital city of Bogotá said Friday that the COVID-19 Lockdown gender restriction will end on Monday. The rule like those in Panama and Perú requires that men and women go out on alternate days. This often put transgender people, especially gender non-binary people in untenable situations, inviting arrest and violence from […]