Entry #3817: LGBT discrimination in Malawi

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RegionMalawi
IssueLGBT discrimination
StatusIllegal in some contexts
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionHomosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code. As well under Human rights institute mandate for protection for sexual orientation.
Sourceshttp://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23 http://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdf


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Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value (Current)
NoteHomosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code.Homosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code. As well under Human rights institute mandate for protection for sexual orientation.
Sourceshttp://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23http://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23 http://ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILGA_WorldMap_ENGLISH_Protection_2017.pdf

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueNo protectionsIllegal in some contexts
NoteHomosexuality is illegal there.Homosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code.
SourcesNohttp://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23

Ausyk created this entry.