Guinea-Bissau, officially the Republic of Guinea-Bissau, GI-nee-bi-SOW, is a country in West Africa. It covers 36,125 km² with an estimated population of 1,600,000.
Capital: Bissau President: José Mário Vaz Prime minister: Domingos Simões Pereira Currency: West African CFA franc Population: 1.704 million (2013) Points of interest: Orango Islands National Park, More Official language: Portuguese
Both male and female same-sex sexual acts are legal since 1993 in Guinea-Bissau.
In December 2008, Guinea-Bissau became one of 66 nations to sign the “United Nations Statement on Human Rights, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity”, which supports decriminalization of homosexuality and transgender identity