Djibouti LGBT Laws

Homosexuality, Sodomy Legislation/Cases/References
1. Legislation

Several sources verify that sexual intercourse between persons of the same sex is illegal in Djibouti.

The relevant articles of the Penal Code of 1995 are articles 347-352 criminalizing “impudent acts” (un acte impudique) under the crimes section of “L’attentat à la pudeur”. [R1.1].

R1.1 ILGA: “State-Sponsored Homophobia” MAY 08