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Get this from a library! Código penal angolano: actualizado [Cláudia Silva; António Vicente Marques; Angola.;]. segurança territorial e do sistema financeiro angolano. Visando a .. utilizadas em processo penal, não podendo ser revelada, em caso algum, a identidade de. O ministro da Justiça e Direitos Humanos de Angola considerou “um equívoco” a perceção de que a proposta de Lei do Código Penal.

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In Maythe National Assembly approved a new penal code, which coodigo not outlaw consenting same-sex sexual activity, though it has yet to go into effect. Inthe Angolan Government refused to receive penall gay Isi Yanouka as the new Israeli ambassador, allegedly due to his sexual orientation.

Transgender people could possibly use this section to change their legal gender. Now, it has to go to parliamentary committees. Retrieved from ” https: Illegal legalization pending [1].

However, only one of these groups has received official and legal recognition. Some LGBT people in Angola have reported being harassed by people who believe that they are immoral, and the Angola Government allegedly refused to accept the Israeli ambassador because he was gay. MSMs allowed to donate blood.

She is part of the very popular rap-techno fusion music style known as kuduro. Article amgolano persecution on the basis of sexual orientation as angollano crime against humanity, on par with slavery, wilful manslaughter, genocide, rape, forced mutilation and others.

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The punishment for death threats is doubled. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT rights in Angola have seen some improvement in the early half of the twenty-first century. Anal intercourse and sexual relations between women also occurred, though more rarely.


penl On the rare occasion that politicians and other government officials have dealt with LGBT people or rights, their policies have reflected prevailing attitudes. This page was last edited on 10 Octoberat 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.

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Penql 70 and 71 of the Penal Code of contains a vaguely worded prohibition against public immorality and acts considered “against nature”. For example, the Constitution stipulates that the Government will work to secure equal rights and opportunities for all citizens, irrespective of, among other things, “any other form of discrimination”.

These values and mores do shape public policy. Despite prevailing conservative attitudes, Angola is listed as one of Africa’s least homophobic countries. LGBT citizens were not expressly mentioned in the previous Constitution, ratified in Known as kuduro’s queen, she has performed at various music festivals around the world.

Prevailing social attitudes about sexual orientation tend to reflect traditional Catholic and Protestant values concerning human sexuality and gender roles. In the 18th century, the Khoikhoi people recognised the terms koetsirewhich refers to a man who is sexually receptive to another man, and soreguswhich refers to same-sex masturbation usually among friends.

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Similar individuals exist in neighbouring ethnic groups; they are known as kimbanda among the Kimbunduquimbanda among the Kongo and jimbandaa among the Lovale people. Views Read Edit View history. LGBT rights in Africa. Article of the new Penal Code, pending in Parliament, forbids discrimination based on sexual orientation in employment and the provision of goods and services.

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Angolan law prohibits “acts against nature”, though this law has seldom been enforced. Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Somaliland. Retrieved 4 April There is no legal recognition of same-sex couples in Angola. However, she still suffers frequent attacks in Angola, most of which are carried out based on the Bible. In general, significant social pressure is put on people to marry a suitable partner of the opposite sex and have children.

One of the most popular musical artists in Angola is transgender woman Codugo. The anglano Penal Code does not contain provisions outlawing same-sex sexual activity in private. Ovimbundu men who behave, act and dress as women are known as chibadi or chibandaand historically would marry other men.

Additionally, multiple other articles, including articles 71,, andoutlaw incitement to hatred, hate speech, defamation and hate crimes motivated codigoo sexual orientation with varying degrees of punishment.