22/10/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
Violence against sexual minorities in Africa is rife. Persons belonging to or perceived to be members of the broad grouping ‘lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI)’ are often victim of violence in African states. >>>
A press statement released on Friday October 21 by the Coalition of African Lesbians, joining the African Union member states, the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights, the members of African civil society organizations and their international partners in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights.