Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Côte d’Ivoire

Equality Index BETA ?
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1900
Legal
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1900
Unrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 2000
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
N/A
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
N/A
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Equal age of consentUnequalUnequal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalN/A
Conversion therapyAmbiguousN/A
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