Armando Ventura

Age 24

Santo Domingo, Distrito National (Dominican Republic)

Run over. 20 Sep 2020

Armando was run over deliberately by an attacker who had expressed his intention to murder a trans woman. Several days earlier she had been attacked in the street with a machete.

Barbie Macon

Age 34

Salvaterra, Pará (Brazil)

Strangled. 20 Sep 2020

Barbie's body was found near her home on Sunday 20th September. She had been strangled and robbed. She was a candidate for councillor in the municipality.

Gökçe Umay


Istanbul (Turkey)

Suicide. 20 Sep 2020

Gökçe's conservative family had disowned her and taken money from her bank account, and she was being bullied and threatened in the house to which she had moved in Istanbul.