• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    Ambiguous
  • Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
  • Donating Blood
    Ambiguous
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Tunisia

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Dec 22, 2015–Sep 6, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
Punishment of 2- 3 years in prison. not enforced. Decriminalization pending. Backed by Tunisian Prime Minister. Included in the Human peace accord. It is under the reform by the Tunisian Commission.
1913–Jul 4, 2015
Male illegal, female uncertain
3 years imprisonment
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Current status
(since 1913)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Penal Code of 1913: Article 230: “The masculine homosexuality and feminine homosexuality that is not covered by any of the other previous articles, is punished with imprisonment for three years” (unofficial translation)
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Same-sex marriage in Tunisia

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Jan 1, 1916–Sep 9, 2018
Foreign same-sex marriages recognized only
For immigration purposes only.
Sources:
No
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Current status
Not legal
there's no specific law
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Right to change legal gender in Tunisia

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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 9, 2018
Legal, surgery not required
surgery is provided but is not required. missing non binary options on documents.
Sources:
No
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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
Illegal
Changing gender is illegal in Tunisia.
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Same-sex adoption in Tunisia

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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
Illegal
there is no LGBT rights in Tunisia
Sources:
The constitution
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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 9, 2018
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Tunisia

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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 9, 2018
No protections
Homosexuality is currently illegal. Might be included when sodamy is legalized.
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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Tunisia

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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
No protections
decriminalization pending for homosexuality. Discrimination protections might be included.
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Tunisia

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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Tunisia

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Jul 25, 1957–Sep 1, 2018
Legal
No laws restricting service.
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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
Ambiguous
there is no laws against LGBT people to serve Military
Sources:
The constitution
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Equal age of consent in Tunisia

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2010)
Unequal
age of consent equalization pending when legalization occurs.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Tunisia

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Current status
(since Jul 25, 1957)
Ambiguous
there is no laws banned gay people to donate blood
Sources:
the Tunisian laws
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Conversion therapy in Tunisia

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Current status
Not banned
Human rights minister said gays should be medically treated. Decriminalization of Homosexuality is pending.
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