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
Are you LGBTI? We want to hear from you! Help us inform other users of the site with your views on this country. Below is a random question about this country. If it is relevant to you please answer it.
Has your LGBTI family been affected by your sexual orientation in BOTSWANA?
Yes, my partner and I have been discriminated against
Yes, my children have been discriminated against
Yes, we have all been discriminated against
Pan Africa ILGA congratulates Batho Ba Lorato Film Festival Committee and LEGABIBO on Botswana’s first LGBTQ Film Festival. This film festival, coined Batho Ba Lorato (People of love) is an attempt to create a platform for dialogue through the use of film. Taking place from the 12th - 15th February 2013, the festival will be bringing together a society divided on views on homosexuality, Trans and Intersex issues at the University of Botswana Library Auditorium >>>
The Botswana LGBT film festival will today highlight the experiences of LGBTI persons in Botswana as it comes to a close Friday after entertaining and provoking audiences in the southern Africa nation. >>>