Category Archives: anti-homosexuality bill

Uganda: Fighting The Anti-Homosexuality Bill and HIV

Kazibwe Speaks Up On Monday, the former Vice President of Uganda, Specioza Wandira-Kazibwe finally spoke up against the signing into law of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill and urged for its repeal. This bill has been highly controversial in the global community and upon signing it President Museveni state that it was intended to display “Uganda’s independence… Continue reading

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Anti-Gender Violence, Anti-Mini Skirts, Anti-Homosexuality

Anti Gender Violence Facility The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region is launching a regional training facility for the management of sexual and gender-based violence in Uganda. The facility will cost around $5 million in the pilot phase and will train people who handle cases of sexual violence in the Great Lakes region. Currently… Continue reading

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Global Action for Uganda

Global Day of Action Ugandan activists have organized a Global Day of Action against Uganda’s Anti-homosexuality bill. Activists around the world showed their support to those campaigning against the bill yesterday. Homophobic violence and arrests have increased since the introduction of the bill and if President Museveni does not veto or amend the bill by February 23rd,… Continue reading

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