• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    Married couples only
  • Discrimination
    ✔ Illegal
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Military
    Ambiguous
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Fiji

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Current status
(since 2010)
Legal
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Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Unsure of the penalty. Fiji inherited its sodomy laws from its British colonizers. Laws invalidated as unconstitutional by Fiji courts.
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Same-sex marriage in Fiji

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Current status
(since 2002)
Not legal
Fijian law states that marriage is specificaly between a man and a woman.
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Right to change legal gender in Fiji

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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
requires sterilization as well.
Sources:
transrespect.org
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Same-sex adoption in Fiji

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Current status
Married couples only
Date unknown. Fiji does not allow LGBT foreigners to adopt. It is unclear if LGBT Fijians are permitted to adopt.
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LGBT discrimination in Fiji

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2009)
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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Illegal
Second country to ban LGBT discrimination in its constitution. The Constitution was abolished following a coup.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Fiji

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2013)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Fiji

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2007)
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Under the Employment Relations Promulgation 2007
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Fiji

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Current status
Ambiguous
Don't have a military.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Fiji

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Current status
(since 2010)
Equal
Age of consent in Fiji is 16, regardless of sexual orientation.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Fiji

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Current status
Legal
As long as your healthy. According to the Fijian Ministry of Health.
Sources:
www.health.gov.fj/?page_id=1132
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Conversion therapy in Fiji

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Current status
(since Mar 6, 2015)
Not banned
No
Sources:
No
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