These are the world's most dangerous countries for LGBTQ communities
LGBTQ Pride Month is celebrated in June to honor Stonewall Uprising, but same-sex acts are still illegal in 64 countries. Uganda has enacted the strictest anti-gay laws with a life sentence for engaging in same-sex acts.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month is being celebrated in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. However, the event is restricted to numerous countries where it is a 'crime' to be LGBTQ+. This year Uganda, a country in Africa, enacted the strictest anti-gay laws-Anti-Homosexuality Act of 2023. Uganda has imposed a life sentence for engaging in "same-sex sexual acts". While the Uganda law drew international condemnation, LGBTQ remains heavily criminalised in several parts of the world.