LGBT Rights in Sri Lanka: homosexuality, gay marriage, gay adoption, serving in the military, sexual orientation discrimination protection, changing legal gender, donating blood, age of consent, and more. During a review of its record on civil and political rights by the United Nations Human Rights Committee on October 7-8 in Geneva, the government of Sri Lanka repeatedly stated that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons in Sri Lanka are constitutionally protected from discrimination.