• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Jan 6, 2010)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Article 85 prohibits "any acts against nature committed against person of same sex" with 6 months to 2 years imprisonment and fines as punishment. However, Central African Republic is currently not functioning as a state and thus the law may not be exercised.
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Jan 6, 2010–Feb 11, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Six months to Two years in prison; fine of 150,000- 600,000 CFA
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Same-sex marriage in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Jan 6, 2010)
Not legal
Homosexuality is not legal in the Central African Republic.
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Unrecognized
No
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Central African Republic

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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
documents can be edited.
Sources:
www.refugeelegalaidinformation.org
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Same-sex adoption in Central African Republic

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Current status
Illegal
Homosexuality is illegal so it is defacto illegal.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Mar 15, 2003)
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Mar 13, 2003)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Mar 15, 2003)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Current status
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Central African Republic

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Current status
(since Mar 15, 2003)
Illegal
As homosexuality is illegal, it is also illegal to serve in the army
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Equal age of consent in Central African Republic

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Current status
Equal
When they legalized homosexuality they equalized same same as well.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Central African Republic

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
No
Sources:
No
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Current status
Banned (indefinite deferral)
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Central African Republic

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Current status
Not banned
Only for sexual orientation therapy.
Sources:
No
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