• Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Paraguay

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Current status
(since Nov 26, 1997)
Legal
The penal code of 1997 is amended from the past penal code in which homosexuality if also legal.
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Same-sex marriage in Paraguay

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Jan 1, 1992–Jul 27, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
Gay Marriage required to be legalized under the 2018 IACHR ruling. Paraguay council is currently debating legalization of gay marriage. Gay marriage and Unions pending.
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Current status
(since Dec 18, 1991)
Unrecognized
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Right to change legal gender in Paraguay

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Current status
(since Oct 7, 2017)
Illegal
Full legalization required under 2018 IACHR Ruling.
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Same-sex adoption in Paraguay

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Current status
(since Oct 7, 2017)
Single only
Required legalization under 2018 IACHR ruling.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Paraguay

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Current status
(since Jun 20, 1992)
No protections
Despite having a provision of laws against all discrimination being proposed, discrimination against LGBTQ community is still not explicitly illegal.
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Jun 20, 1992–Aug 10, 2018
No protections
Proposed discrimination protections.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Paraguay

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Current status
(since Jun 20, 1992)
No protections
No protection is afforded specifically for sexual orientation or gender identity
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LGBT housing discrimination in Paraguay

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Jun 20, 1992–Apr 4, 2018
No protections
No discrimination protections but the president is looking at discrimination protections.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since Jun 20, 1992)
No protections
No protection is afforded for neither gender identity or sexual orientation
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Paraguay

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Paraguay

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Jan 1, 1880–Oct 13, 2017
Unequal
No
Sources:
No
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Current status
Unequal
The age of consent in Paraguay is 16 for homosexuals, 14 for heterosexuals (Penal Code, Art. 138)
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Blood donations by MSMs in Paraguay

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Current status
Legal
only have to be registered blood donors.
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Conversion therapy in Paraguay

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Current status
Ambiguous
No laws outlawing this.
Sources:
No
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