• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    ✔ Legal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    Ambiguous
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Guinea-Bissau

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Until Jul 30, 2016
Legal
according
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Current status
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
(since Apr 23, 1993)
Unrecognized
The civil code defines marriage as a union of people with opposite sex
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Right to change legal gender in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
Gender roles are not discussed there.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Legal
according from a French website. no restrictions known.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
No protections
No protections
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
No protections
No protections from discrimination.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Ambiguous
No information on this.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Equal
Equalised age of consent at 16.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Guinea-Bissau

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Current status
Not banned
No information on this.
Sources:
No
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LGBT Rights by Region

View the LGBT laws in each individual region of Guinea-Bissau.



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