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October 28, 2013 10:05 AM   Subscribe

In the Shadows. The healthcare and human rights challenges of the LGBT populations of Malawi -- where homosexuality is outlawed. Via
posted by zarq (1 comment total) 5 users marked this as a favorite

 
But the Malawian government has done little to improve access to care for these men.

That’s partly because there’s a low acceptance of the gay community from a highly conservative, religious public, and because there is not enough nationwide data to prove that MSM play a significant role in the spread of HIV in Malawi.


Unsurprising, because

MSM in Malawi who we spoke to said they are afraid of seeking medical treatment because they may be outed.
posted by rtha at 11:31 AM on October 28, 2013


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