• Homosexuality
    ✔ Male illegal, female legal
  • 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
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous

History

Homosexual activity in Turkmenistan

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Current status
(since 1998)
Male illegal, female legal
upto 5 years imprisonment
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Jan 1, 1998–Sep 7, 2018
Male illegal, female legal
Up to 2 years in prison. not enforced.
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Same-sex marriage in Turkmenistan

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Current status
(since May 18, 1992)
Not legal
Marriage is not recognized. However, it is implied to be illegal for male as male homosexuality is illegal.
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Unrecognized
No constitutional Ban or Laws making it illegal.
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No
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Right to change legal gender in Turkmenistan

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Current status
Legal, surgery not required
No
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Same-sex adoption in Turkmenistan

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Current status
Single only
NO laws for same sex couples.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Turkmenistan

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Current status
(since May 18, 1992)
No protections
As male homosexuality is illegal, there are no protection for LGBTQ+ populations (including women and other gender identities)
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LGBT employment discrimination in Turkmenistan

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Current status
(since May 18, 1992)
No protections
haven't decriminalized homosexuality yet. Tolerance of the lgbt community is slowly coming.
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Turkmenistan

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Current status
(since May 18, 1992)
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Turkmenistan

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

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2014)
Equal
Set age of 16 years.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Turkmenistan

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Current status
Legal
Under being provided by the British red cross and under the Turkish Red Crescent.
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Turkmenistan

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Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
Sources:
No
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