ADDED ON: 06/27/2018

Malian LGBTI Activist Finds New Home in Paris

06/27/2018 | Africa News

Louis fled his native Mali to escape persecution for his sexuality and support for the LGBTI community back home. Louis had been working as a team leader for an NGO, giving talks on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention, with a focus on gays and lesbians. One evening, Louis received a call from a neighbor warning him not to go home, because there were some men waiting for him, who had sworn to kill him.


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