• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Armenia

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Current status
(since Apr 18, 2003)
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Armenia

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Current status
(since Nov 9, 2004)
Unrecognized
Marriage is recognized by law only between a man and a woman
Sources:
Armenian source of the law arlis.am/documentview.aspx?…
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Nov 9, 2004–Sep 10, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Second country in Asia to Recognize same sex marriages from another country since 2017. Legalization required under eu ruling. Gay marriage and civil unions pending. Foreign same sex marriage recognized under EU law as well.
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Right to change legal gender in Armenia

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options on documents.
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Same-sex adoption in Armenia

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Jan 1, 1995–Sep 9, 2018
Single only
Single people are allowed to adopt. No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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Current status
Single only
Single person is allowed to adopt. There is nothing mentioned about LGBT individuals in the laws regulating adoption
Sources:
Civil Status Act Law on Family regulated adoption status parliament.am/legislation.p…
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LGBT discrimination in Armenia

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Jul 5, 1995–Sep 19, 2018
No protections
Although Armenia did vote yes to ending discrimination in the country for lgbt people. In 2003 people said that they would not intervene if someone who is lgbt if they were being attacked.
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Current status
(since Jul 5, 1995)
No protections
The constitution does not prohibit discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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LGBT employment discrimination in Armenia

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Current status
No protections
There is no regulation that prohibits employment discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Armenia

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Current status
No protections
There is no regulation that prohibits housing discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Armenia

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Current status
Legal
No restrictions. however people have been discharged because of sexual orientation.
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Equal age of consent in Armenia

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Current status
Equal
Equal at the age of 16.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Armenia

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Current status
Legal
No restrictions here.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Armenia

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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