Compare LGBT Rights in Cape Verde

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2004
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1981
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2008
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2004
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Conversion therapyNot banned
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