Entry #4459: Same-sex adoption in Egypt

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RegionEgypt
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusSingle only
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionNo Laws in place for same sex couples. As well homosexuality is currently illegal.
Sourceshttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html
Reports (2)
  • Status is not correct "Adoption is illegal for all people, including single people and opposite-sex married couples in Egypt."
  • Status is not correct "Adoption, per se, is illegal in Egypt. However, foster care is legal strictly for married heterosexual couples."


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NoteNo Laws in place for same sex couples.No Laws in place for same sex couples. As well homosexuality is currently illegal.

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NoteNoNo Laws in place for same sex couples.

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ValueIllegalSingle only
NoteMarriage requirement so it is defacto illegal. As well homosexuality is illegal. But it is not criminalized.No

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SourcesNohttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/gay-lesbian-bisexual-relationships-illegal-in-74-countries-a7033666.html

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NoteMarriage requirement so it is defacto illegal. As well homosexuality is illegal.Marriage requirement so it is defacto illegal. As well homosexuality is illegal. But it is not criminalized.

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NoteMarriage requirement so it is defacto illegal.Marriage requirement so it is defacto illegal. As well homosexuality is illegal.

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Start Date0000-01-012017-10-07

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NoteNoMarriage requirement so it is defacto illegal.

Ausyk created this entry.