Entry #3813: Right to change legal gender in Uganda

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RegionUganda
IssueRight to change legal gender
Statusambiguous
Start DateMar 26, 2015
End Datenow
DescriptionOnly people born as intersex could change their ID from male to female or female to male following surgery certified by a medical doctor.
Sourceshttps://www.opendemocracy.net/en/5050/trans-uganda-gender-change/ https://ulii.org/akn/ug/act/2015/4/eng@2015-03-26#:~:text=%281%29%20This%20Act%20applies%20to%20the%20registration%20of,and%20the%20United%20Nations%20High%20Commissioner%20for%20Refugees.


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Deleted by Notdog1996. Adding entry, not unknown

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Start Date(NONE)Mar 26, 2015
NoteUnknown.Only people born as intersex could change their ID from male to female or female to male following surgery certified by a medical doctor.
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Unknown. Only people born as intersex could change their ID from male to female or female to male following surgery certified by a medical doctor.
Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/5050/trans-uganda-gender-change/
https://ulii.org/akn/ug/act/2015/4/eng@2015-03-26#:~:text=%281%29%20This%20Act%20applies%20to%20the%20registration%20of,and%20the%20United%20Nations%20High%20Commissioner%20for%20Refugees.
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https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/ https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/5050/trans-uganda-gender-change/ https://ulii.org/akn/ug/act/2015/4/eng@2015-03-26#:~:text=%281%29%20This%20Act%20applies%20to%20the%20registration%20of,and%20the%20United%20Nations%20High%20Commissioner%20for%20Refugees.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, no restrictions(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Ambiguous
NoteNot possible to change gender on documents. Unknown.
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Not possible to change gender on documents. Unknown.

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ValueIllegalLegal, no restrictions

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ValueLegal, no restrictionsIllegal

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ValueIllegalLegal, no restrictions

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Value(REMOVED)Illegal
Value SpecialAmbiguous(REMOVED)

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ValueIllegal(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Ambiguous

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal

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Value(REMOVED)Legal, but requires surgery
Value SpecialAmbiguous(REMOVED)

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ValueIllegal(REMOVED)
Value Special(REMOVED)Ambiguous
NoteNot possible. Not possible to change gender on documents.
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Not possible. possible to change gender on documents.

Revision by Ausyk

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

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NoteNoRequires surgery and sterilization.
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No Requires surgery and sterilization.

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NoteOnly cant change gender marker.No
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Only cant change gender marker. No

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SourcesNowww.hrw.org
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No www.hrw.org

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
NoteHomosexuality is still illegal there.Only cant change gender marker.
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Homosexuality is still illegal there. Only cant change gender marker.

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