Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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.
Has being trans affected your job in ZAMBIA? Do you feel limited in your career for being trans?
In too many ways to count
I changed careers because I am trans
I feel that I wasn’t promoted because I am trans
My co-workers harass me because I am trans
I have not been limited for being trans, though I am out at work
The human rights organization Friends of Rainka issued a plea today to Zambian officials and religious leaders to avoid making inflammatory statements that might lead to increased violence against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people. >>>
Zimbabwean police have arrested two employees of the country’s only gay and lesbian group, the Gays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe (GALZ). Armed with a search warrant from Chief Superintendent Peter Magwenzi, Detective Inspector Chibvuma on Friday evening led a team of police officers to search for dangerous drugs and pornographic material at the GALZ offices in Milton Park. >>>
Zambian Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) rights group, Friends of RAINKA has hit back at the Evangelical fellowship of Zambia by saying, religious organisations should “cease using the gay community as a scapegoat for their inadequacies and failures.” >>>
While Zambia undergoes a Constitution Review Process, the gay community in that country has been dealt a severe blow by the National Constitutional Conference (NCC)’s decision to adopt a clause that prohibits marriage between people of the same sex. >>>