Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage: No law
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Traveled to ZAMBIA? Did you feel comfortable being out while you were there?
I was very comfortable
It was not an issue
I hid my sexual orientation while I was there
I was discriminated against because of my sexual orientation
01/02/2014 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
From Zambian human rights activist Juliet Mphande:
During recent weeks, we have received numerous reports of increased violations against sexually diverse and gender-variant persons, particularly gay men, in Zambia. >>>
20/10/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
Two Zambian men have been jailed for nearly six months without a conviction on homosexuality charges that resulted in their arrest last spring. They are victims of continuing legal delays and the country’s public campaign against homosexuals. >>>
17/09/2013 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
The Lusaka High Court in Zambia yesterday rejected an appeal by AIDS activist Paul Kasonkomona, who is charged with “soliciting for immoral purposes” because he said on television last spring that Zambia should repeal its law against homosexual activity. >>>