Law 1/018 of 12 May 2005 on the Legal Protection of People Infected with HIV and of People Suffering from AIDS (2005).
The full title of the law in French is: Loi no 1/018 du 12 mai 2005 portant protection juridique des personnes infectées par le virus de l'immunodéficience humaine et des personnes atteintes du syndrome de l'immunodéficience acquise.
Any person who wilfully transmits HIV by any means will be prosecuted for attempted murder and is punishable according to the provisions of criminal law.
The law not only protects the rights of persons living with HIV, but also specifies their ‘obligations'.
UNAIDS (2008). UNAIDS recommendations for alternative language to some problematic articles in the N'Djamena legislation on HIV (2004).
No restrictions concerning entry and residence regulations.
Travellers must provide proof of vaccination for yellow fever.
For updated information, please go to: www.hivrestrictions.org
Male to Male relationships: Not Legal
Punishments for male to male relationships: Imprisonment of 10 years or more
Female to Female Relationships: Not Legal
Marriage and Substitutes for Marriage:No law
For updated information, please go to: http://ilga.org