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
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.
Do you feel safe when gathering with other LGBTI people in public spaces in TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO?
No, there is no police protection
No, the police might harass us
No, owners of establishment won’t allow us to gather
As the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders participate in the Thirty-Third Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government in Saint Lucia on Wednesday, 4 July, 2012 under the Chairmanship of the Dr. the Hon. Kenny D. Anthony, Prime Minister of Saint Lucia citizens are holding them accountable for their responsibilities. >>>
A member of the ministry of foreign affairs provided a short video clip to local SOGI advocacy group CAISO, the program, titled “Diplomatic Encounters” with interviewer C's Gideon Hanoomansingh speaks to Trinidad and Tobago’s Ambassador to the United Nations Rodney Charles. The ministry representative depicted it as "a clear outline of what Trinidad & Tobago's position is on this issue" with regards to issues regarding sexual orientati >>>
Joint statement from Action Canada for Population and Development, Sexual Rights Initiative, COC Netherlands, Coalition Advocating for Inclusion of Sexual Orientation and the Family Planning Association. Delivered by Colin Robinson on Thursday 15 March 2012 >>>
The initiative spearheaded by Trinidadian native Tamara Sylvester and New York based Jacqueline Bevilacqua; both recent graduates of law and who shared similar interests regarding the issue; has set out to document the cases of actual victims, facts and patterns in cases of discrimination, denial of services & employment based on sexual orientation and/or gender identity. >>>
Equal Opportunity Commission of Trinidad and Tobago do not believe sexual orientation is discriminated in the country due to lack of complaints & asks the LGBTQ & allied communities to voice discrimination based on sexual orientation to further stimulate political dialogue. >>>
PEOPLE who are against minority rights such as gay rights always find some holy verse and apply it selectively to justify their selfish interests. Gays are citizens who pay taxes and participate fully in society, daily toiling for our nation like other citizens. Gays harm nobody, contaminate nobody, kill nobody, steal nothing from anybody, chop nobody and destroy nothing in the enjoyment of their legitimate sexual orientation. They are doctors, nurses, engineers, security guards, policemen, teachers, masons, electricians and business executives who contribute meaningfully to this society. So what's the fuss? >>>