Compare LGBT Rights in Cape Verde & Sierra Leone

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 2004
Male illegal, female legal
Since 1861
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1981
Not legal
Since 1861
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredAmbiguous
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2007
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2008
No protections
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation only
Since 2008
Ambiguous
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2004
Equal
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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