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LGBT Rights in Donga Department

The laws displayed for Donga are the same as Benin.
    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    N/A
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Employment Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Housing Discrimination
    ✖ No protections
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✖ Unequal
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Homosexual activity in Donga

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Homosexual activity in Donga is legal.

Current status
Legal
Benin does not have a law on the books criminalizing homosexuality.
Sources:
ilga.org/downloads/2017/ILG…


web.archive.org/web/2014070…//ilga.org/ilga/en/countries/BENIN/Law
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Same-sex marriage in Donga

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Same-sex marriage in Donga is unrecognized.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1900
Unrecognized
Same sex marriage is not recognized.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Donga

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Donga is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Donga is n/a.

Current status
N/A
No Laws in Place
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Donga

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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Donga is unknown.

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Donga

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LGBT discrimination in Donga is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1900
No protections
No explicit protections. People are kicked out of their house if they are found out if they are lgbt.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Donga

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LGBT employment discrimination in Donga is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1900
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Donga

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LGBT housing discrimination in Donga is no protections.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1900
No protections
None exist in the criminal code.
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Same-sex adoption in Donga

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Same-sex adoption in Donga is single only.

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

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Serving openly in military in Donga is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Donga

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Blood donations by MSMs in Donga is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Donga

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Conversion therapy in Donga is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Donga

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Equal age of consent in Donga is unequal.

Current status
Unequal
Age of consent is 13 for hetero sex, and 21 for gay sex.
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