Call for inputs on upcoming country visit to Mozambique 3-10 December 2018

The Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity is collecting information in preparation of his visit to Mozambique scheduled to take place from 3 to 10 December 2018.

In accordance with the established practice of mandate-holders, the Independent Expert welcomes all relevant submissions that LGBT organizations and other stakeholders may wish to transmit for his consideration in preparation of this visit, such as:

  • Recent analytical reports or surveys on LGBT people in Mozambique
  • Information on the policy, programmes and legal framework with respect to protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Priority issues/concerns and situations that warrant the attention of the Independent Expert
  • Suggestions on issues to examine and related locations to visit
  • Suggestions on Government officials and civil society actors to meet in different regions in relation to suggested locations to visit.

Kindly submit information by 23 November 2018 to Please indicate "2018 Visit to Mozambique" in the subject heading of the email submission.

Please read the background note for more information on the visit to Mozambique.