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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Have you adopted as an LGBTI person in CAMEROON?
I would like to but it is illegal
Tried, but denied
Yes, with my partner
19/05/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Last week, Cameroonian human rights organisations reported that Mbede Roger Jean-Claude had been sentenced to 36 months in prison for homosexuality. He was entrapped and then arrested by police. Association pour la Défense de l'Homosexualité (ADEFHO), Alternatives-Cameroun and Human Rights Watch have written high level Cameroonian officials asking them to initiate a review of the law criminalising consensual sexual conduct and the conviction in this case. >>>