Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Ireland

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Since 1993
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Since 2015
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, no restrictions
Since 2015
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal, but restricted for minors
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1999
LGBT housing discriminationUnknownSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2018
Same-sex adoptionIllegalLegal
Since 2015
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Since 2007
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Since 2022
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 1993
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