Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Maldives

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Not legal
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2017
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 2017
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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