Compare LGBT Rights in Benin & Mauritania

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1900
Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 1983
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1900
Not legal
Since 1983
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Since 1983
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1991
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1900
No protections
Since 1991
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalIllegal
Since 1983
Equal age of consentUnequalUnequal
Since 1983
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousAmbiguous
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