LGBT rights in Djibouti

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LGBT rights in Djibouti Djibouti
Same-sex sexual activity legal? Legal[1]
Military service No
Discrimination protections No[2]
Family rights
Recognition of
Adoption No[3]

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons in Djibouti may face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents.

Laws regarding same-sex sexual activity[edit]

Same-sex sexual activity is legal in Djibouti.[1]

Living conditions[edit]

The U.S. Department of State's 2010 Human Rights Report found that "there were no known reports of societal violence or discrimination based on sexual orientation. Societal norms did not allow for the public discussion of homosexuality, and persons did not openly acknowledge having a homosexual orientation."[2]