• Red.
  • Illegal to be gay.
  • Country is under Sharia law with punishment of death.

Is there anti-discrimination legislation in place?

  • Red.
  • No protection.

Is there marriage equality?

  • Red.
  • No equality.

What’s it like for LGBTI who live there?

  • Red.
  • Extremely dangerous.
  • The country has been locked in a brutal civil war since 2014 — it’s extremely dangerous for everyone.

What’s it like for LGBTI who visit?

  • Red.
  • Proceed with extreme caution.
  • This is a war zone.

Overall rating and comments

  • Red.
  • Country of extreme concern.
  • Any LGBTI in this region are at high risk of personal harm and death.
  • Little progress can be expected until the civil war has been resolved.

How you can help

  • Lobby your political representatives to highlight the need to bring peace to Yemen and end the civil war.