Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT rights in Angola have seen some improvement in the early half of the twenty-first century. Retrieved 24 January However, section 87 gives the Civil Registrar general authority to make changes, including changes of name and when there is a change of facts which alter the legal identity and status of the person. Angolan law prohibits "acts against nature", though this law has seldom been enforced. African Curators AfricanCurators. Reply Retweet Favorite. Retrieved 21 July
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We're reclaiming our power by scrapping one colonial law at a time. Articles with Portuguese-language external links CS1 Portuguese-language sources pt Use dmy dates from January Articles containing Portuguese-language text Portal templates with redlinked portals. In Januarythe National Assembly approved a new penal code, which does not outlaw consenting same-sex sexual activity.
But the organization maintained that the decision would still ensure greater protection of the Angolan LGBT communitywhich has reported instances of discrimination when seeking health care services.