Alleged homophobia by UNHCR staff, Kenyan police and fellow refugees The UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) is accused of “neglect, collusion, and inaction” over the victimisation of LGBT+ asylum seekers in Kenya’s refugee camps. The accusation comes from the Peter Tatchell Foundation (PTF). It has written to the head of Continue Reading
A Kenyan judge has upheld the use of anal examinations to determine the sexual orientation of an individual, dismissing the argument that the procedure amounts to torture and degrading treatment.
A gay rights campaign group has filed a case in Kenya’s High Court calling for the decriminalisation of gay sex.
President Barak Obama has spoken in favour of LGBT rights during a trip to Kenya – the first visit of a serving U.S. President to the African country.