Jamaica is one of 76 countries where same-sex acts between men are illegal. The LGBTQI+ community in the country have regularly faced violent homophobic and transphobic attacks and discrimination in almost every sector of society.

In the last ten years, the emergence of courageous grassroots LGBTQI+ non-governmental organizations and activists has amplified the call for acceptance from the wider community.

The images are part of a series of work undertaken by Robin Hammond called ‘Where Love is Illegal’ featuring the LGBTQI+ community around the world.
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica
HAR2016007P | Where Love Is Illegal - Jamaica