Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana

http://www.legabibo.org/
Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO) was founded in 1998. The organisation advocates the rights of the LGBTI community – lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people. LEGABIBO raises awareness, educates on health and psycho-social support, and mediates between the LGBTI community and others.

Support Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)