Compare LGBT Rights in Cape Verde & Mali

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2004
Legal
Since 1961
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1981
Unrecognized
Since 2011
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Since 2011
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2008
No protections
Since 1960
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
No protections
Since 1960
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2004
Equal
Since 1961
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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