Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Cape Verde

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1996
Legal
Since 2004
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1991
Unrecognized
Since 1981
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegal in some contexts
Since 1991
Illegal
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
Sexual orientation only
Since 2008
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
Equal
Since 2004
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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