Compare LGBT Rights in Afghanistan & Eswatini

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Homosexual activityIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1976
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1907
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1971
Banned
Censorship of LGBT issuesImprisonment as punishment
Since 2021
No censorship
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careBannedUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1907
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1907
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1919
No protections
Since 1907
Same-sex adoptionIllegalSingle only
Since 1968
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalN/A
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentN/AFemale equal, male N/A
Since 1907
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