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LGBT citizens were not expressly mentioned in the previous Constitution, ratified in For example, the Constitution stipulates that the Government will work to secure equal rights and opportunities for all citizens, irrespective of, among other covigo, “any other form of discrimination”. The Code is expected to be discussed in the parliamentary year. One of these groups, Iris Angola, received official and legal recognition by the Angolan Justice Ministry in June Transgender people could possibly use this section to change their legal gender.

Articles 70 and 71 of the Penal Code of contains a vaguely angooano prohibition against public immorality and acts considered “against nature”.

Retrieved from ” https: Prevailing social attitudes about sexual orientation tend to reflect traditional Catholic and Protestant values concerning human sexuality and gender roles.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This page was last edited on 10 Octoberat Among the Herero peopleerotic friendships known as oupanga between two people, regardless of sex, were common, and typically included anal intercourse okutunduka vanena.

In the s, a German anthropologist named Kurt Falk published his research on African tribes, which included some acceptance of homosexuality and bisexuality. Known as kuduro’s queen, she has performed at various music festivals around the world. Similar individuals exist in neighbouring ethnic groups; they are known as kimbanda among the Kimbunduquimbanda among the Kongo and jimbandaa among the Lovale people. Despite prevailing conservative attitudes, Angola is listed as one of Africa’s least homophobic countries.


However, section 87 gives the Civil Registrar general authority to make changes, including changes of name and when there is a change of facts which alter the legal identity and status of the person.

MSMs allowed to donate blood. In Maythe National Assembly approved a new penal code, which does not outlaw consenting same-sex sexual activity, though it has yet to go into effect. Inthe unofficial commitment ceremony of a same-sex couple was treated as “shameless” and “abominable” in the national news magazines.

Votação do novo Código Penal angolano novamente adiada

The three major political parties have not formally addressed LGBT in their respective party platforms. Additionally, sinceemployment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation has been banned. The new Constitution of does make some general provisions concerning human rights, freedom, equality and tolerance that may apply to all citizens, irrespective of sexual orientation or gender identity. Inthe Angolan Government refused to receive openly gay Isi Yanouka as the new Israeli ambassador, allegedly due to his sexual orientation.

In Februarythe Angolan Parliament preliminarily approved a draft of a new penal code, in a unanimous vote with 36 abstentions. On the rare occasion that politicians and other government officials have dealt with LGBT people or rights, their policies have codio prevailing attitudes. At the time, Iris Angola had about members.

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Votação do novo Código Penal angolano novamente adiada

She is part of the very popular rap-techno fusion music style known as kuduro. These values and mores cldigo shape public policy. Retrieved 4 April Now, it has to go to parliamentary committees. However, only one of these groups has received official and legal recognition.

Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Somaliland. Angolan law prohibits “acts codjgo nature”, though this law has seldom been enforced. Article lists persecution on the basis of sexual orientation as a crime against humanity, on par with slavery, wilful manslaughter, genocide, rape, forced mutilation and others. Sexual practices between men were also part of initiation rituals. LGBT rights in Africa.

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Yet, signs of more liberal attitudes do exist. In the 18th century, the Khoikhoi people recognised the terms koetsirewhich refers to a man who is sexually receptive to another codgio, and soreguswhich refers to same-sex masturbation usually among friends.

Ovimbundu men who behave, act and dress as women are known as chibadi or chibandaand historically would marry other men. Anal intercourse and sexual relations between women also occurred, though more rarely.

Illegal legalization pending [1].

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