Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Nepal

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Legal
Since 2007
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1971
Ambiguous
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2013
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2016
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Since 2007
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (1-year deferral)Banned (1-year deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
Since 2015
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