Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of less than 10 years
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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How common are trainings on diversity that include sexual orientation and gender identity in the schools of BOTSWANA?
We don’t have trainings
Training occur infrequently, and don’t include sexual orientation or gender identity
Training occur, but don’t necessarily include sexual orientation or gender identity
Trainings always include sexual orientation or gender identity
29/08/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Caine Youngman and the Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LeGaBibo) have decided to withdraw their case suing the government over the criminalisation of homosexuality to stratagise and consult with stakeholders. Because of the significance of this case, more time is needed to "bounce back in a more solid way." >>>
12/04/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
The controversial case of activist, Caine Youngman, who is suing the Government of Botswana over the penal code clause which criminalises homosexuality, will be heard this Friday, 15 April, 2011 at the Lobatse High Court before Justice Zibani Makwade. >>>