• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
  • Adoption
    ✖ Single only
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Togo

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Current status
(since Aug 13, 1980)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
1-3 years in prison, 100 000-500 000 cfa fine
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Aug 13, 1980–Jul 12, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
1-3 years in prison ; fine between 100,000 and 500,000 CFA ( US 170- 870 dollars) Not enforced. Decriminalization pending.
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Same-sex marriage in Togo

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Current status
(since Aug 13, 1980)
Not legal
Same sex marriage is not legal.
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Unrecognized
in all of Africa.
Sources:
No
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Right to change legal gender in Togo

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options.
Sources:
No
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Same-sex adoption in Togo

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Current status
Single only
According to the US Togo Adoption Website. No laws in place for same sex couples.
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LGBT discrimination in Togo

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Current status
(since Aug 13, 1980)
No protections
Homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Togo

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Current status
(since Aug 13, 1980)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Togo

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Current status
(since Aug 13, 1980)
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Togo

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Togo

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

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Current status
Equal
Set age of 16 years.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Togo

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Current status
Not banned
No
Sources:
No
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