Compare LGBT Rights in Sharjah & Umm al Qaywayn

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Homosexual activityMale illegal, female legalMale illegal, female legal
Same-sex marriageUnrecognizedUnrecognized
Right to change legal genderLegal, surgery not requiredLegal, surgery not required
Same-sex adoptionSingle onlySingle only
LGBT discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT housing discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Since 1972
LGBT employment discriminationNo protectionsNo protections
Homosexuals serving openly in militaryLegalLegal
Equal age of consentEqualEqual
Blood donations by MSMsLegalLegal
Conversion therapyNot bannedNot banned
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