Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Suriname

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Since 1910
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Since 2023
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Since 2022
Gender-affirming careBannedLegal
Since 1995
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2015
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownSexual orientation only
Since 2015
LGBT housing discriminationUnknownSexual orientation only
Since 2015
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownNot banned
Serving openly in militaryUnknownLegal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AUnequal
Since 1869
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