Punishments for male to male relationships: No law
Female to Female Relationships: Legal
Age of consent: Different for heterosexuals and homosexuals
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27/01/2014 | Pan Africa ILGA Regional Communications
| CÔTE D'IVOIRE
Anti-gay attackers today broke into the office of an LGBT rights group in Ivory Coast, sending a security guard to the hospital and ransacking the premises.
It was the fourth such attack this week on Alternative Côte d’Ivoire, which combats AIDS and advocates for human rights for LGBT people. >>>
Activists warn that unless something is done about the heavy stigmatisation that MSM face in Ivorian society - especially those who are HIV positive - it will be difficult to build on progress that has made so far. >>>