• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (other penalty)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✖ Illegal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 7, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
1-3 years in prison under crime of sodamy. Not enforced. Decriminalization pending. People are demanding that homosexuality be decriminalized by 2022. George Michael preformed Openly at a concert in Qatar in 2008.
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Current status
(since 1915)
Illegal (other penalty)
if you are expect living in Qatar & get caught for any kind Homosexual activity you might be put in jail for a while & then get deported back to your country.
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Same-sex marriage in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 13, 2018
Unrecognized
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since 1915)
Not legal
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Right to change legal gender in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 30, 2018
Ambiguous
No information on this.
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Current status
(since 1915)
Illegal
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Same-sex adoption in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 19, 2018
Single only
No laws for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since 1915)
Illegal
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LGBT discrimination in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 6, 2018
No protections
None exist in this country.
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Current status
(since 1915)
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Qatar

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1915)
No protections
Homosexuality is defacto illegal.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Qatar

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1915)
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Qatar

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Jan 1, 1915–Sep 1, 2018
Legal
As long as you don't tell people you are lgbt you will be fine.
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Current status
(since 1915)
Illegal
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Equal age of consent in Qatar

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Current status
Equal
Set age of consent but Homosexuality is illegal in Qatar.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Qatar

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Current status
(since 1915)
Legal
here they don't usually ask people are you gay or not when you about to donate, you just donate as any other human being, unless you don't mention having sex with same gender or any kind of sex you'll be fine.
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Conversion therapy in Qatar

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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LGBT Rights by Municipality

View the LGBT laws in each individual municipality of Qatar.



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