Compare LGBT Rights in Papua New Guinea & Vanuatu

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44 / 100
83 / 100
Homosexual activityMale illegal, female legal
Since 2002
Legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Censorship of LGBT IssuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderAmbiguousLegal, surgery not required
Legal recognition of non-binary genderUnknownUnknown
LGBT discriminationNo protections
Since 2002
Illegal
Since 2013
LGBT employment discriminationNo protections
Since 2002
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2013
LGBT housing discriminationNo protections
Since 2002
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
Serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2016
Legal
Conversion therapyAmbiguousUnknown
Equal age of consentUnequalEqual
Since 2007
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