Compare LGBT Rights in Burkina Faso & Somalia

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Homosexual activityLegalIllegal (death penalty as punishment)
Since 2012
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 1991
Since 1975
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipN/A
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsBanned
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
Since 1960
LGBT discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1962
LGBT employment discriminationUnknownNo protections
Since 1962
LGBT housing discriminationAmbiguous
Since 1991
No protections
Since 1962
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people bannedIllegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalAmbiguous
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 1996
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