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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 NEW ZEALAND) posted for gay lesbian bisexual intersex readers on 10/09/2011 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention, human rights +10
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Despite of us being the minority let us not allow the majority trample on our rights to exist like other African brothers and sisters that are using the excuse of morals like in uganda already there's the the law that criminalize homosexuality now they 're busy coming up with the ANTI GAY BILL this adds poison to an alraedy toxic atmosphere for we homosexuals. The onus is on us to liberate our selfs to fight for our rights to exist like others let everybody come on board now not tomorrow but now
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steven kasiko (user currently living in NEW ZEALAND) posted for gay lesbian bisexual intersex readers on 10/09/2011 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention, human rights +10
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Despite of us being the minority let us not allow the majority trample on our rights to exist like other African brothers and sisters that are using the excuse of morals like in uganda already there's the the law that criminalize homosexuality now they 're busy coming up with the ANTI GAY BILL this adds poison to an alraedy toxic atmosphere for we homosexuals. The onus is on us to liberate our selfs to fight for our rights to exist like others let everybody come on board now not tomorrow but now
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