Compare LGBT Rights in Burundi & North Korea

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 2009
Legal
Since 1948
Same-sex marriageBanned
Since 2005
Unrecognized
Censorship of LGBT issuesFine as punishmentState-enforced
Since 1948
Right to change legal genderIllegalIllegal
Gender-affirming careLegal, but banned for minorsUnknown
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedNot legally recognized
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1948
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsUnknown
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyIllegal
Intersex infant surgeryUnknownUnknown
Serving openly in militaryIllegalDon't Ask, Don't Tell
Since 1948
Blood donations by MSMsLegalUnknown
Conversion therapyNot bannedUnknown
Equal age of consentN/AEqual
Since 2009
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