Criminal Laws on Homosexuality in African Nations
Useful chart produced in February 2014 by the Law Library of the Library of Congress which summarizes the treatment of homosexuality in the criminal laws of forty-nine African nations.
For further research on this topic try:
The website of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association has interactive maps which display the persecution of LGBT individuals in different nations. There are also news stories and case studies of activism and homophobia worldwide.
- The International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC)
is a leading international organization dedicated to human rights advocacy. Its website provides free access to news and publications. Its resources section links to key legal documents and activisit organisations.
- International Commission of Jurists website
Also has a very good legal section with news, cases and documents on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Justice