Compare LGBT Rights in Cape Verde & Liberia

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2004
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1976
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1981
Not legal
Since 1976
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2008
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
No protections
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2004
Since 2009
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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