CGE seeks contributions to identify key areas of intervention for the achievement of LGBTI equality in South Africa.

The completed questionnaire should be emailed to:, for the attention of Commissioner Busisiwe Deyi.


“The enactment of legislation that protects victims of abuse and make it more difficult for perpetrators to escape justice, is a major step forward in our efforts against this epidemic and in placing the rights and needs of victims at the centre of our interventions”

– President Ramaphosa



Equality includes the full and equal enjoyment of all rights and freedoms. To promote the achievement of equality, legislative and other measures designed to protect or advance persons, or categories of persons, disadvantaged by unfair discrimination may be taken.

Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) LGBTI+ Right to equality and non-discrimination

The Commission for Gender Equality invites members of the public, civil society organisations and organs of state, to submit their inputs and comments on the areas of intervention to achieve LGBTI+ equality answering the below questions.

Pregnancy Termination Report

Investigation into Choice on Termination of Pregnancies in South Africa

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Country Report 2019 – South Africa