Compare LGBT Rights in Eritrea & Ethiopia

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Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1957
Not legal
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousIllegal
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2010
Illegal
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1957
Illegal
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1957
Unequal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Legal
Since 2016
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
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