Compare LGBT Rights in Botswana & Namibia

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1964
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1964
Not legal
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2017
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1984
No protections
Since 1990
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2010
No protections
Since 2004
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 2004
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Since 2010
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Conversion therapyNot banned
Since 2016
Not banned
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