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Region

    Homosexuality
    ✖ Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
    Gay Marriage
    ✖ Unrecognized
    Censorship
    ✔ No censorship
    Changing Gender
    ✖ Illegal
    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
    ✖ Not banned
    Age of Consent
    ✔ Equal
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History

Homosexual activity in Banaadir

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

Current status
Illegal (imprisonment as punishment)
3 months to 3 years. Not enforced.
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Same-sex marriage in Banaadir

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Same-sex marriage in Banaadir is unrecognized.

Current status
Unrecognized
Not criminalized in Somalia.
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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Banaadir

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Censorship of LGBT Issues in Banaadir is no censorship.

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

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Right to change legal gender in Banaadir is illegal.

Current status
Illegal
Illegal under the criminal code.
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Legal recognition of non-binary gender in Banaadir

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

Current status
Unknown

LGBT discrimination in Banaadir

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LGBT discrimination in Banaadir is no protections.

Current status
No protections
No discrimination protections in Somalia.
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LGBT employment discrimination in Banaadir

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LGBT employment discrimination in Banaadir is no protections.

Current status
No protections
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LGBT housing discrimination in Banaadir

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LGBT housing discrimination in Banaadir is no protections.

Current status
No protections
No discrimination protection.
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Same-sex adoption in Banaadir

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Same-sex adoption in Banaadir is single only.

Current status
Single only
No laws in place.
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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Banaadir

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Homosexuals serving openly in military in Banaadir is legal.

Current status
Legal
Not illegal to serve in Somalia.
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Blood donations by MSMs in Banaadir

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Blood donations by MSMs in Banaadir is legal.

Current status
Legal
All of Africa except Egypt?
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Conversion therapy in Banaadir

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Conversion therapy in Banaadir is not banned.

Current status
Not banned
Not banned.
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Equal age of consent in Banaadir

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Equal age of consent in Banaadir is equal.

Current status
Equal
Set age of consent. Homosexuality is illegal though.
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