Entry #3817: LGBT discrimination in Malawi

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

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


2 Revisions

2. Revision #7745 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
NoteHomosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code. As well under Human rights institute mandate for protection for sexual orientation.Homosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code.
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.pdfhttp://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23
1. Revision #7084 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
ValueIllegal in some contextsNo protections
NoteHomosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code.Homosexuality is illegal there.
Sourceshttp://www.loc.gov/law/help/criminal-laws-on-homosexuality/african-nations-laws.php#_edn23No