Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Different for heterosexuals and homosexuals
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.
Have you been harassed or arrested in RWANDA because of your same-sex relationship?
Yes, it is against the law to be gay, lesbian or trans
Yes, but it is not against the law
16/12/2010 | Women's Project Coordinator - ILGA
In Africa, homosexuality is a taboo. Gay sex is a very sensitive and controversial issue and presents the black continent with one of the greatest moral, social, legal challenges and dilemmas in the 21st century. This is evident in the many myths and misconceptions about homosexuality in Africa. >>>