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GHANA

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: 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 religious? If so do you have a religious community in GHANA? How have they reacted to your sexual orientation or gender orientation?

The majority of people visiting this site have said I am not out at my religious community

I am not out at my religious community (40%) I am out, and the community tries to change me against my will (20%) I am out, and the community condemns me (0 %) I am out, and I have no problems in my religious community (20%) I do not have a religious community, but I want one (20%)

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!

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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in GHANA...
steven kasiko (user currently living in GHANA) posted for gay lesbian bisexual intersex readers on 09/09/2011 tagged with lgbt families, hate crime and violence prevention, sexual orientation +5
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As one of those who have experienced alot of suffering because of being agay its better to grant human rights at everybody not basing on one being a homosexual . Am also disturbed by some people getting concerned about us being gays .I call upon all people in Africa to come out and condemned such people who are encourging African government to imprison pass bad laws against gays like in Ghana, Uganda. with me i can not sleep without knowing what 's happening to the LGBT community in Africa because of the problems that we face kasio steven
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steven kasiko (user currently living in GHANA) posted for gay lesbian bisexual intersex readers on 09/09/2011 tagged with lgbt families, hate crime and violence prevention, sexual orientation +5
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As one of those who have experienced alot of suffering because of being agay its better to grant human rights at everybody not basing on one being a homosexual . Am also disturbed by some people getting concerned about us being gays .I call upon all people in Africa to come out and condemned such people who are encourging African government to imprison pass bad laws against gays like in Ghana, Uganda. with me i can not sleep without knowing what 's happening to the LGBT community in Africa because of the problems that we face kasio steven
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