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 PERU?
Yes, my partner and I have been discriminated against
Yes, my children have been discriminated against
Yes, we have all been discriminated against
13/06/2012 | ILGA-LAC equipo de comunicacion
We are looking for someone that contributes to the identification, research and publication of current national issues negatively affecting men and women from a gender approach, human rights, justice in the rural area and improving access to justice from an intercultural perspective. Also, to contribute to development &/or consolidation of coordinated local justice systems in order to provide a more adequate service to women and children affected by situations of violence in the rural areas. >>>
10/05/2011 | ILGA-LAC equipo de comunicacion
In Peru, more activities are announced within the “Cures that Kill” Campaign. The Homosexual Movement of Lima (MHOL) and the Peruvian Network or Masculinities get together to run a series of events about sexual diversity and to remind the injustices historically commited against LGBTs. >>>
22/03/2011 | Charge de Communication Pan Africa ILGA
Circumcision did not protect men who have sex with men (MSM) from acquiring HIV infection, according to an analysis of more than 1800 men in Peru and the United States. The findings confirm results of earlier studies. Three randomized trials in Africa showed that circumcision does lower the risk of HIV infection in heterosexual men. >>>