Entry #2778: Right to change legal gender in Malawi

Current Version

RegionMalawi
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusIllegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionRules criminalized forms of gender expression.
Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/


Revision History (12)

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
NoteNo laws in place. Rules criminalized forms of gender expression.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, surgery not requiredIllegal
NoteNoNo laws in place.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryLegal, surgery not required

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, but requires surgery

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal
NoteNot possible to change gender on documents. requires surgery and sterilization.No

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
NoteNot possible.Not possible to change gender on documents. requires surgery and sterilization.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal
NoteRequires surgery and sterilization.Not possible.
SourcesNohttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteNoRequires surgery and sterilization.

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteRequires sterilization No
Sourcestransrespect.org No

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Notestill have to decriminalize same sex activity.Requires sterilization
SourcesNotransrespect.org

Revision by Ausyk

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Notestill have too decriminalize same sex activity.still have to decriminalize same sex activity.

Ausyk created this entry.