Norway, like most of Scandinavia, is very liberal in regard to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) rights and Norway became the first country in the world Same-sex sexual activity legal? : Legal since. The Norwegian society is, generally speaking, liberal towards the gay community. Norway has several gay public figures, in entertainment and sports as well as. The Norwegian Lesbian and Gay Association. The organization fights for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and their.