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The challenge for gay rights in Cameroon

 Open Democracy 18 November 2019

When the EU awarded a grant to Alice Nkom to defend gay people in Cameroon the organisation was attacked for encouraging illegal activity. In Cameroon, homosexuality is illegal and viewed by the predominantly Catholic society as an abomination. In an article for Open Democracy, Nkom describes the harsh reality of carrying out work that the government – and most people in Cameroon - deplore. (1226 Words) - By Alice Nkom

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In Cameroon, homosexuality is illegal and viewed by the predominantly Catholic society as an abomination.  Photo: Felix Masi/Demotix

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