European Forum

of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Christian Groups

Voices from LGBT Catholics in Western Africa

This report was commissioned by the European Forum of LGBT Christian Groups beingconcerned, that the voices of LGBT Christians from Western Africa were not well heard in the on-going discussion about the Family Synod of the Roman Catholic Church. It presents current experiences of LGBT Catholics living in the region and their opinions on the Family Synod. The findings are based on interviews conducted by Davis Mac-Iyallawith Catholic LGBT people in Ghana, Togo, Benin and Nigeria held from 14−31 March 2015.

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