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Information on the conditions for LGBTI minorities in specific countries from global human rights organizations and other sources.

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Erasing - 76 crimes Erasing - 76 crimes

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Date added: 08/14/2012
Date modified: 08/14/2012
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Depending on how you count them, there are 76 or 78 countries where homosexuality is illegal.

This blog takes its name from a list of 76 such countries.The blog's main focus is the struggle to repeal the 76 countries' anti-gay laws. The website includes a very updated news list.

A critique of the enforcement of the laws criminalising same-sex conduct in Uganda A critique of the enforcement of the laws criminalising same-sex conduct in Uganda

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Date added: 02/13/2014
Date modified: 02/13/2014
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Protecting morals2013, 88 pages

This report from Ugandan organisations The Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights and Constitutional Law (CSCHRCL) and Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) is a voice in the debate on the Anti-Homosexuality Bill.

The laws criminalising same-sex conduct in Uganda have been in existence since Uganda became
a British protectorate late in the 19th century. No single conviction or even acquittal (indicating
a full trial) has been found in the law books in Kampala in the last five years (2007 –2011), and
arguably none has ever been recorded in Uganda’s legal history. Nevertheless, the laws are used
every day to intimidate, harass, and degrade LGBTI persons.

Behind the mask - The voice of Africas LGBT community Behind the mask - The voice of Africas LGBT community

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Date added: 06/11/2012
Date modified: 02/05/2013
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Through journalism and activism, Behind the mask provides reliable information and initiates dialogue about LGBTI issues in Africa to ensure that human rights are recognized as indivisible and are guaranteed for everyone.

The Other Tanzanians. Landscape Analysis of the human rights of Sex Workers and LGBTI communities in Tanzania 2015-2016. The Other Tanzanians. Landscape Analysis of the human rights of Sex Workers and LGBTI communities in Tanzania 2015-2016.

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Date added: 06/23/2016
Date modified: 06/23/2016
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Analysis LGBT Tanzania2016, 54 pages

This report by the East African Sexual Health and Rights Initiative maps the political, social, legal and organisational landscape of sex workers and LGBT people in Tanzania. It further describes the lived realities of these people.

Research on The Lived Experiences of Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer Women in Kenya Research on The Lived Experiences of Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer Women in Kenya

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Date added: 03/04/2016
Date modified: 03/04/2016
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LBQ women in Kenya2016, 43 pages

This report from GALCK explores the lived experiences of LBQ women in Kenya. Qualitative research has been carried out in three major towns, and the study provides insight into the scope and experiences of everyday and structural violence facing these women.

The study thus points to where LGBT organisations in Kenya can fine-tune their interventions, and also points out new avenues for strengthening the Kenyan LGBT movement.

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