• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • 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 Guinea

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Dec 31, 1988–Sep 19, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
6 months to 3 years in prison and or fine under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
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Current status
(since Dec 31, 1988)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Article 325 of the Guinea Penal Code states that homosexuality is illegal with punishment being 6 months to three years in prison and a fine of 100,000 to 1,000,000 Guinean francs. If the act was committed with a minor (under 21 years), the individual will face the maximum penalty.
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Same-sex marriage in Guinea

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Current status
(since Dec 31, 1988)
Not legal
Homosexuality is illegal and same sex marriage is not recognized.
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Dec 31, 1988–Sep 1, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
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Right to change legal gender in Guinea

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Guinea

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Current status
Single only
No restrictions as far as I know. Missing laws for same sex couples.
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LGBT discrimination in Guinea

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Current status
(since Dec 31, 1988)
No protections
As homosexual conduct is illegal, discrimination is permitted for these people. The government has also explicitly stated their disapproval of homosexual conducts.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Guinea

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Current status
(since Dec 31, 1988)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Guinea

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Current status
(since Dec 31, 1988)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Guinea

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Current status
Legal
No laws criminalizing lgbt from serving.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Guinea

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Current status
Equal
Set age of 15 years old.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Guinea

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Guinea

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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