Our Identities under Arrest (2023)


Our Identities Under Arrest is a publication by ILGA World offering a global overview of the enforcement of laws criminalising consensual same-sex sexual acts between adults and diverse gender expressions.

The second edition of ILGA World's Our Identities under Arrest report was released on 30 November 2023.

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Our Identities under Arrest report
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The 2023 Our Identities under Arrest report was written by Kellyn Botha, and edited by Lucas Ramón Mendos. 
Contributing Authors: Alan Cueli, Alejandro Hilarión Moncada, Hanlu Hu, Claudia Langianese, Taha Laroussi, Sebastián Martínez Peralta, Curro Peña Díaz, Alexa Rogers, and Dhia Rezki Rohaizad.

The report is released under an Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International (CC BY-NC 4.0) license. 

Suggested citation: ILGA World: Kellyn Botha, Our identities under arrest: A global overview on the enforcement of laws criminalising consensual same-sex sexual acts between adults and diverse gender expressions (Geneva: ILGA, November 2023).