LGBT Rights in Būrkū Region

Būrkū is governed by federal Chad law. Learn more
    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Banned
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
    Non-binary gender recognition
    ✖ Not legally recognized
    Discrimination
    ✖ Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✖ Illegal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    N/A
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History

Homosexual activity in Būrkū

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Homosexual activity in Būrkū is illegal (imprisonment as punishment).

Current status
Since Aug 1, 2017
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Imprisonment of 8 to 15 years as penalty.
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Jun 9, 1967–Jul 31, 2017
Legal
Although homosexuality is legal, any homosexual act with any person under the age of 21 is illegal.
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Same-sex marriage in Būrkū

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Same-sex marriage in Būrkū is banned.

Current status
Since Aug 1, 2017
Banned
Same-sex couples do not receive any legal benefits in Chad.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Būrkū

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Būrkū is no censorship.

Current status
No censorship
In Chad, there are no laws restricting the discussion or promotion of LGBTQ+ topics.
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Right to change legal gender in Būrkū

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Right to change legal gender in Būrkū is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
No laws in place to change one's legal gender
Sources:
No laws exist, thus there is no source
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Būrkū

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Būrkū is not legally recognized.

Current status
Not legally recognized
There is no recognition of non-binary identities.
Sources:
There is no sources for non-binary gender recognition
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LGBT discrimination in Būrkū

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LGBT discrimination in Būrkū is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Since 2017
Illegal in some contexts
Article 350(i) of the Penal Code (2017) establishes the aggravated punishment of imprisonment for ten to twenty years for rape committed because of the victim's sexual orientation.
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Nov 28, 19582017
No protections
No protections
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LGBT employment discrimination in Būrkū

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LGBT employment discrimination in Būrkū is no protections.

Current status
Since Apr 10, 2018
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Būrkū

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LGBT housing discrimination in Būrkū is no protections.

Current status
Since Nov 28, 1958
No protections
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Same-sex adoption in Būrkū

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Same-sex adoption in Būrkū is single only.

Current status
Single only
No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Serving openly in military in Būrkū

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Serving openly in military in Būrkū is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
Homosexuality became illegal in Chad since 2017.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Būrkū

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Blood donations by MSMs in Būrkū is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Būrkū

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Conversion therapy in Būrkū is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
According to the ILGA World, there's no ban on conversion therapy in Chad.
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Equal age of consent in Būrkū

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Equal age of consent in Būrkū is n/a.

Current status
Since 2017
N/A
Homosexuality became illegal in Chad since 2017
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