Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Moldova

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35 / 100
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8 / 100
Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 1995
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Banned
Since 1994
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalLegal, but requires medical diagnosis
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1996
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal
Since 2023
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2023
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Since 2012
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryIllegalLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Since 2014
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 2002
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