Thu, 02 Jul 2020 09:57:18 GMT
Decriminalisation of Same-Sex Relations a Welcome Step for Equality, Says UN Expert
[OHCHR] Geneva -- On 29 June 2020 the Parliament removed the provision in the Penal Code that criminalises homosexuality, following a lower house vote on 23 June.

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 09:33:43 GMT
Statement By the Spokesperson On the Decriminalisation of Same-Sex Relations
[EASS] Statements by the Spokesperson

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 09:59:35 GMT
Community Forestry Can Work, but Plans in the Democratic Republic of Congo Show What's Missing
[The Conversation Africa] The Congo river basin spans six central African countries: Cameroon, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and the Republic of Congo. It is known as "Africa's lung" because ...

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 11:35:48 GMT
LGBT+ Community in Gabon Fears Backlash After Vote to Legalise Gay Sex
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Lagos -- Gabon's LGBT+ community said on Wednesday they feared a homophobic backlash after the lower house of parliament voted to legalise gay sex, less than a year after making it a crime.

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 05:13:13 GMT
Gabon Takes First Step to Decriminalizing Gay Sex
[RFI] In a surprise move, less than a year after a new penal code criminalized homosexuality, Gabon's lower house of parliament voted to reverse the law that bans same sex relations.