Malaysian transgender Nisha Ayub on BBC’s list of 100 Women 2019
Nisha Ayub is a Malaysian transgender rights activist. Ayub is the co-founder of the community-run SEED Foundation and transgender grassroots campaign Justice for Sisters and she was awarded the prestigious International Women of Courage Award in 2016. She is now also on BBC’s list of 100 Women 2019. So move aside Ambiga, Nurul Izzah and Dr Wan Azizah.