• Homosexuality
    ✔ Male illegal, female legal
  • Marriage
    ✖ Not legal
  • Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, but requires surgery
  • Adoption
    ✖ Illegal
  • Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
  • Military
    ✔ Legal
  • Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
  • Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
  • Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned

History

Homosexual activity in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since 2006)
Male illegal, female legal
Fine and up to 10 years in prison
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Jan 1, 2006–Mar 6, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Punishment of up to 1 year in prison and or fine.
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Same-sex marriage in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 1964)
Not legal
Marriage act passed in 1964 implies that a marriage is between a man and a woman.
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Right to change legal gender in Zimbabwe

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Current status
Legal, but requires surgery
No
Sources:
www.law.utoronto.ca
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Same-sex adoption in Zimbabwe

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Current status
Illegal
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT discrimination in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since Apr 18, 1980)
No protections
Although Zimbabwean constitution does state "All citizens are equal", sexual orientations and gender identities are not protected.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since Apr 18, 1980)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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LGBT employment discrimination in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since Jan 1, 2007)
No protections
No
Sources:
No
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Zimbabwe

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Current status
Legal
Restrictions that I have heard of.
Sources:
No
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Equal age of consent in Zimbabwe

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Current status
(since Oct 21, 2015)
Equal
No
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Blood donations by MSMs in Zimbabwe

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Current status
Legal
Some restrictions. Nothing involving lgbt people.
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Conversion therapy in Zimbabwe

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Current status
Not banned
still needs to decriminalize homosexuality.
Sources:
No
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LGBT Rights by Province

View the LGBT laws in each individual province of Zimbabwe.



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