• Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
  • Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
  • Changing Gender
    Ambiguous
  • 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 Western Sahara

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Current status
(since Nov 15, 1975)
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Upto 3 years
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Jan 15, 1944–Sep 8, 2018
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Up to 3 years in prison. Not enforced.

Same-sex marriage in Western Sahara

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Current status
Unrecognized
Unknown.
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Right to change legal gender in Western Sahara

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Current status
Ambiguous
No laws in place. Missing non binary options on documents.
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Same-sex adoption in Western Sahara

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Current status
Single only
they follow Morocco's laws. No other laws in place.
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Western Sahara

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Current status
No protections
Dosent have a functioning government. None exist in Morocco, Western Sahara, or in southern Sahara.
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Western Sahara

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Current status
No protections
no functioning government.
Sources:
No
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LGBT housing discrimination in Western Sahara

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Current status
No protections
Homosexuality is illegal there. as well there is no functioning government. No protections in western Sahara or in morocco.
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Western Sahara

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Current status
Legal
Morroco controls a huge amount of the territory.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Western Sahara

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Current status
Equal
Set age as morocco.
Sources:
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Western Sahara

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Current status
Legal
No
Sources:
No
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Conversion therapy in Western Sahara

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

View the LGBT laws in each individual province of Western Sahara.



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