• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
  • Employment Discrimination
    Sexual orientation only
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since Mar 1, 2004)
Legal
Homosexual activity is legal in Cape Verde.
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Same-sex marriage in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since Jun 30, 1981)
Unrecognized
According to the República de Cabo Verde: Código Civil, marriage is defined to be a union of different sexes.
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Jun 30, 1981–Sep 9, 2018
Unrecognized
Gay marriage and gay unions pending. Gay Union might be legal in 2018.
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Right to change legal gender in Cape Verde

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options on documents.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Cape Verde

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Current status
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since Oct 16, 2007)
Illegal
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LGBT employment discrimination in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since 2008)
Sexual orientation only
According to Article 45(2) and Article 406(3) of the Novo Código Laboral Cabo-Verdiano.
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Oct 16, 2007–Apr 5, 2018
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2008)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Cape Verde

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Current status
Legal
Not one of the countries that has bans on lgbt serving.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Cape Verde

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Current status
(since Mar 1, 2004)
Equal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Cape Verde

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Cape Verde

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Current status
Not banned
Not criminalized.
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