Entry #4671: Right to change legal gender in Afghanistan

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RegionAfghanistan
IssueRight to change legal gender
StatusIllegal
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionNo Legal identity change. Crossdressing is illegal under the Taliban.
Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/


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Revision by tsusamu

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NoteNo Legal identity change. Crossdressing might be illegal under the Taliban. No Legal identity change. Crossdressing is illegal under the Taliban.

Revision by Muhammadaji2022

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ValueIllegal
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NoteNot preformed. No laws in place to do so.No Legal identity change. Crossdressing might be illegal under the Taliban.

Revision by beeurd

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Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/ http://www.lgbtnet.dk/countries/africa/swazilandhttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/

Revision by danlev

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Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/ http://www.lgbtnet.dk/countries/africa/swazilandhttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/ http://www.lgbtnet.dk/countries/africa/swaziland

Revision by Ausyk

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NoteUnknown.Not preformed. No laws in place to do so.
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  • Sources are invalid or broken "Second source is for incorrect country."

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, surgery not required
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NoteNot criminalized but is not preformed in the country.Unknown.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, surgery not required
NoteImpossible to do because of intense tribal customs.Not criminalized but is not preformed in the country.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
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Revision by Ausyk

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NoteUnknown.Impossible to do because of intense tribal customs.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
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NoteNoUnknown.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
Sourceshttps://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2017/01/gender-identity-map-where-you-can-change-your-gender-on-legal-documents/ http://www.lgbtnet.dk/countries/africa/swaziland

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
NoteNot preformed.No
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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Start Date1987-01-010000-01-01

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
NoteNot clear.Not preformed.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegal
Value Specialambiguous
NoteNoNot clear.

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueLegal, but requires surgeryIllegal
NoteBeen legal since thenNo
Sourceslistverse.comNo

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueIllegalLegal, but requires surgery
Start Date0000-01-011987-01-01
NoteWomen are not regarded heavily there.Been legal since then
SourcesNolistverse.com

Ausyk created this entry.