From Human Rights Watch
This 66-page report describes how laws in over three dozen countries, from India to Uganda and from Nigeria to Papua New Guinea, derive from a single law on homosexual conduct that British colonial rulers imposed on India in 1860.
Prevention and Treatment of HIV and Other Sexually Transmitted Infections Among Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender People: Recommendations for a public health approach
From World Health Organization
Criminalization, and legal and policy barriers play a key role in the vulnerability of MSM and transgender people to HIV.