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BURUNDI

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
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

Your Views

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.

Are you out in BURUNDI about your HIV/AIDS status?

The majority of people visiting this site have said Yes, but not at work

Yes (0 %) Yes, but not at work (50%) Yes, only to my friends (0 %) Yes, but only to my family (0 %) Yes, but only to my friends and family (0 %) No (50%)

The Your Stories section is all about you! Please take a minute to tell visitors of the ILGA website about what LGBTI life is like in reality. Please submit your personal story and share your experience!

YOUR STORIES
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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in BURUNDI...
Jean Paul (user currently living in BURUNDI) posted for gay lesbian readers on 16/01/2010 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention, illegality of female to female relationships, illegality of male to male relationships +5
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In Burundi gays and lesbians must hide themselfves because the law and tthe sociaety do not protect them. They 've lost their jobs, live miserablely and are constantly persecuted by the police and the catholic clergy.
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Jean Paul (user currently living in BURUNDI) posted for gay lesbian readers on 16/01/2010 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention, illegality of female to female relationships, illegality of male to male relationships +5
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In Burundi gays and lesbians must hide themselfves because the law and tthe sociaety do not protect them. They 've lost their jobs, live miserablely and are constantly persecuted by the police and the catholic clergy.
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