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UGANDA

Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
Gay or lesbian able to serve in the armed forces: No

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.

Have you experienced homophobia or lesbophobia from your healthcare provider?

The majority of people visiting this site have said Yes, I have trouble finding a doctor

Yes, I have trouble finding a doctor (50%) Yes, but I was able to find healthcare (0 %) No, but I am not out to my doctor (50%) No (0 %)

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!

YOUR STORIES
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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in UGANDA...
MONICAWILLIAMS (user currently living in INDIA) posted for transgender readers on 08/11/2011 tagged with human rights
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i am ayoung girl of 22yrs who on realising that ma feelings and emotions were totally interested in fellow women coulkd not resist but go on for wat i felt..wen my friends realised they rejectd mi i felt so abandoned and life wasnt the same.men tried to rape just to make me change.i was so much abused by people some even thretened to beat me.on one occasion in aclub i was kicked by aguy who so gay people like devils..trust me life in my country is so much difficult for the gay n so many are geting killed...
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MONICAWILLIAMS (user currently living in INDIA) posted for transgender readers on 08/11/2011 tagged with human rights
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i am ayoung girl of 22yrs who on realising that ma feelings and emotions were totally interested in fellow women coulkd not resist but go on for wat i felt..wen my friends realised they rejectd mi i felt so abandoned and life wasnt the same.men tried to rape just to make me change.i was so much abused by people some even thretened to beat me.on one occasion in aclub i was kicked by aguy who so gay people like devils..trust me life in my country is so much difficult for the gay n so many are geting killed...
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