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New report highlights severe spikes in arrests and prosecutions of LGBT and gender-diverse people in 2023

For the new edition of its "Our Identities Under Arrest" report, ILGA World reviewed more than one thousand cases over the last two decades, but the numbers may be much higher. Documented cases show the unpredictable nature of these arrests and prosecutions

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Uganda: ILGA World and GATE condemn ‘horrific’ Anti-Homosexuality Bill

If this bill were to become law, its consequences would be horrific – and not just for LGBT people, but for every citizen of Uganda

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Arrests and prosecutions of LGBT and gender-diverse persons continue worldwide, new report shows

For the Our Identities under Arrest report, ILGA World reviewed hundreds of cases in which law enforcement officials subjected persons of diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions to fines, arbitrary arrests, and punishments

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Sudan repeals death penalty for homosexuality - Pan Africa ILGA press release

Pan Africa ILGA welcomes the decision by the government of Sudan to remove death penalty and flogging for consensual same-sex relations

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Pan Africa ILGA welcomes Gabon decision to decriminalise same-sex relations

The reversal of this law is a positive move for the region and should serve as an example for African States that continue to criminalise consensual same-sex sexual activities

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