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Jean-Claude Roger Mbede and 12 other people in Cameroon have been arrested since March 2011 for allegedly practising homosexuality.
In 2011, 14 cases of individuals at risk were selected to feature in the Letter Writing Marathon. The aim of "Write for Rights" is to bring about change in the ...
Report ACT 30/038/2012
A Cameroonian court has sentenced three men to five years in prison for alleged homosexuality.
Demand the immediate and unconditional release of Jean-Claude Roger Mbede, who is serving a three-year prison sentence in Cameroon, solely because of his real or ...
Document AFR 17/005/2011
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Newsletter NWS 21/005/2011
The Cameroonian authorities must end the persecution of gays and lesbians and repeal laws that criminalize consensual same-sex relations, five human rights organizations ...
Jean-Claude Roger Mbede has been sentenced to 36 months in prison for homosexuality, a criminal offence under Section 347a of the Cameroonian Penal Code. He is ...
Urgent Action AFR 17/003/2011
Cameroonian writer Bertrand Zepherin Teyou was released on 29 April. He had been imprisoned since November 2010 after writing a book about the President's wife.
Urgent Action AFR 17/002/2011
Harsh prison conditions have exacerbated the health problems of a Cameroonian writer jailed for offending the President's wife.