03/07/2010 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
38 countries still criminalize same-sex relationships between consenting adults in Africa, four with death penalty.
The map was launched together with the 4th edition of the State-Sponsored Homophobia published by ILGA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association. The report is a collection of legislation criminalising consensual sexual acts between persons of the same sex in private over the age of consent*. Maps are available in French, English, Portuguese and Spanish.