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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 had problems obtaining treatment for HIV/AIDS or STD/STIs in UGANDA?

The majority of people visiting this site have said Yes, getting prevention is stigmatized

Yes, there is no access prevention (0 %) Yes, access to prevention is limited (0 %) Yes, getting prevention is stigmatized (100%) 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!

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Readers Experiences

This is what people are saying about life for LGBTI people in UGANDA...
bwankwanzi olivia (user currently living in UGANDA) posted for transgender readers on 20/05/2010 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention
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In school we are told to hate and shun those who are bold enough to admit that they are different and we have all learned to live according to what society expects us to be. Am moving out of the closet to start living my live as i have always wanted it, It is hard to lie and harder to lie to yo self.I guess am tired of lying to my self,am attracted to a woman.
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bwankwanzi olivia (user currently living in UGANDA) posted for transgender readers on 20/05/2010 tagged with hate crime and violence prevention
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In school we are told to hate and shun those who are bold enough to admit that they are different and we have all learned to live according to what society expects us to be. Am moving out of the closet to start living my live as i have always wanted it, It is hard to lie and harder to lie to yo self.I guess am tired of lying to my self,am attracted to a woman.
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