Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Equal 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.
Has your LGBTI family been affected by your sexual orientation in LAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC?
Yes, my partner and I have been discriminated against
Yes, my children have been discriminated against
Yes, we have all been discriminated against
Trafficked girls have few prospects upon their return home and often the family can push them back into leaving, warn aid workers. According to statistics from the International
Organization for Migration, 145 human trafficking survivors were returned to Laos in 2010. The majority returned from Thailand and 119 of those were younger than 18. >>>