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    Homosexuality
    ✔ Legal
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
    Non-binary gender recognition
    Unknown
    Discrimination
    Illegal in some contexts
    Employment Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Housing Discrimination
    Ambiguous
    Adoption
    Married couples only
    Military
    ✔ Legal
    Donating Blood
    ✔ Legal
    Conversion Therapy
    Ambiguous
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
Suggest Public Opinion Data

Public Opinion

Perceived Acceptance of Gay People

Ranked #105 out of 119 countries surveyed. (Source: Gallup, 2013)

Question: "Is the city or area where you live a good place or not a good place for homosexuals?"

(90%) Not a good place
Good place (6%)

History

Homosexual activity in Rwanda

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Homosexual activity in Rwanda is legal.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1980
Legal
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Same-sex marriage in Rwanda

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Same-sex marriage in Rwanda is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
No constitutional ban or statue making gay marriage illegal.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Rwanda

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Rwanda is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Rwanda is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
Changing your legal gender in Rwanda is impossible.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Rwanda

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Rwanda

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LGBT discrimination in Rwanda is illegal in some contexts.

Current status
Illegal in some contexts
Sexual orientation under the human rights institute.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Rwanda

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LGBT employment discrimination in Rwanda is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
"All Rwandans are born and remain equal in rights and freedoms. General guarantee of equality
Discrimination of any kind or its propaganda based on, inter alia, ethnic origin, family
or ancestry, clan, skin colour or race, sex, region, economic categories, religion or
faith, opinion, fortune, cultural differences, language, economic status, physical or
mental disability or any other form of discrimination are prohibited and punishable
by law."
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LGBT housing discrimination in Rwanda

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LGBT housing discrimination in Rwanda is ambiguous.

Current status
Since Jan 1, 1980
Ambiguous
"All Rwandans are born and remain equal in rights and freedoms. General guarantee of equality
Discrimination of any kind or its propaganda based on, inter alia, ethnic origin, family
or ancestry, clan, skin colour or race, sex, region, economic categories, religion or
faith, opinion, fortune, cultural differences, language, economic status, physical or
mental disability or any other form of discrimination are prohibited and punishable
by law."
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Same-sex adoption in Rwanda

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Same-sex adoption in Rwanda is married couples only.

Current status
Married couples only
Homosexuality is legal. No laws in place for same sex couples.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Rwanda

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Rwanda is legal.

Current status
Legal
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Blood donations by MSMs in Rwanda

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Blood donations by MSMs in Rwanda is legal.

Current status
Legal
donors only can go once a year.
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Conversion therapy in Rwanda

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Conversion therapy in Rwanda is ambiguous.

Current status
Ambiguous
Unknown.
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Equal age of consent in Rwanda

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Equal age of consent in Rwanda is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age.
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