• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
  • Employment Discrimination
    Ambiguous
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Malawi

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Apr 1, 1930–Jul 20, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
8-14 years in prison. Not enforced since 2012. Decriminalization pending.
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Current status
(since Apr 1, 1930)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Up to fourteen years imprisonment, with or without corporal punishment (public whippings)
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Same-sex marriage in Malawi

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Current status
Unrecognized
they haven't legalized same sex activity
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Malawi

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Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place.
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Same-sex adoption in Malawi

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Current status
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
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LGBT discrimination in Malawi

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Current status
Illegal in some contexts
Homosexuality is illegal there. Some discrimination protections under the criminal code. As well under Human rights institute mandate for protection for sexual orientation.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Malawi

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Current status
Ambiguous
Some discrimination protection under criminal code. although homosexuality is illegal.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Malawi

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Current status
No protections
No protections to date.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Malawi

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Current status
Legal
no laws that I can find prohibiting lgbt from serving.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Malawi

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Current status
Legal
According to the Malawi blood bank.
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Equal age of consent in Malawi

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Current status
Equal
Set age in Malawi.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Malawi

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Current status
Not banned
Homosexuality is illegal there. Highly practiced in Africa.
Sources:
No
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