Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: 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.
Do you feel safe when gathering with other LGBTI people in public spaces in GHANA?
No, there is no police protection
No, the police might harass us
No, owners of establishment won’t allow us to gather
16/08/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Ms Laureta Vivian Lamptey, Ghana's new Commissioner at the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), assumed office last week after being sworn in by President John Evans Atta Mills. In an interview with Peace FM, Ms Lamptey voiced two common views that slow down progress for LGBTI human rights: African values and majority views pose a justification for discrimination against LGBTI persons. >>>