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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✔ Legal, surgery not required
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Housing Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Adoption
    ✖ Single only
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
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Homosexual activity in Burkina Faso

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Homosexual activity in Burkina Faso is legal.

Current status
Since Dec 13, 1996
Legal
Homosexuality has always been legal in Burkina Faso. The date is the date of publication of the current penal code.
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Same-sex marriage in Burkina Faso

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Same-sex marriage in Burkina Faso is unrecognized.

Current status
Since Jun 11, 1991
Unrecognized
Marriage in Burkina Faso is defined as between a man and a woman. Article 23 of the country's constitution of 1991 states: "Marriage is founded on the free consent of the man and of the woman. All discrimination founded on race, colour, religion, ethnicity, caste, social origin, or fortune is forbidden in the matter of marriage."
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Burkina Faso

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Burkina Faso is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Burkina Faso is legal, surgery not required.

Current status
Legal, surgery not required
Missing non binary options on documents.
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LGBT discrimination in Burkina Faso

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LGBT discrimination in Burkina Faso is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Since Jun 11, 1991
Illegal in some contexts
Under Article 23 of their constitution.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Burkina Faso

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LGBT employment discrimination in Burkina Faso is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Jun 11, 1991
Ambiguous
Some under Article 23 of their Constitution.
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LGBT housing discrimination in Burkina Faso

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LGBT housing discrimination in Burkina Faso is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Jun 11, 1991
Ambiguous
Some protection under Article 23 of the Constitution.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Burkina Faso

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Burkina Faso is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Same-sex adoption in Burkina Faso

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Same-sex adoption in Burkina Faso is single only.

Current status
Single only
legal however no laws in place for same sex couples.
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Equal age of consent in Burkina Faso

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Equal age of consent in Burkina Faso is equal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1996
Equal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Burkina Faso

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Blood donations by MSMs in Burkina Faso is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Conversion therapy in Burkina Faso

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Conversion therapy in Burkina Faso is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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