Compare LGBT Rights in Faroe Islands & Iceland

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Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1933
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedLegal
Since 2010
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2012
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlyLegal
Since 2006
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2006
Illegal
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2006
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalN/A
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (indefinite deferral)
Conversion therapyAmbiguousNot banned
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