Compare LGBT Rights in Eritrea & Mozambique

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Public Opinion
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2014–2016)
Region not surveyed
56% Tolerate
36% Not tolerate
Acceptance of Homosexuals as Neighbors
(Afrobarometer, 2016–2018)
Region not surveyed
48% Tolerate
43% Not tolerate
Law
Homosexual activityIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Since 1957
Legal
Since 2015
Same-sex marriageNot legal
Since 1957
Unrecognized
Since 2004
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
Illegal in some contexts
Since 2007
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
Sexual orientation only
Since 2007
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 1957
No protections
Since 2007
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2010
Illegal
Since 1886
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryIllegal
Since 1957
Legal
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)
Since 1957
Legal
Conversion therapyNot bannedAmbiguous
Equal age of consentUnequal
Since 1957
Equal
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