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Human Rights in REPUBLIC OF UGANDA

Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Uganda: Discriminatory legislation fuels repression and abuse ...
16 October 2014

Repressive and discriminatory legislation enacted over the last 18 months in Uganda has led to increasing state repression, violence and homophobic ...

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Uganda: Rule by law: Discriminatory legislation and ...
16 October 2014

The Ugandan government has enacted repressive and discriminatory legislation intensifying restrictions on free expression, association and assembly ...

Report       AFR 59/006/2014

Amnesty International | Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Law ...
1 August 2014

The striking-down of Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act is a step towards stopping state-sponsored discrimination in its tracks, said Amnesty International ...

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Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Act struck down in step towards ...
1 August 2014

The striking-down of Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act is a step towards stopping state-sponsored discrimination in its tracks, said Amnesty International ...

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Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Act prompts arrests, attacks ...
15 May 2014

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people in Uganda have reported a surge in human rights violations since the passage of the ...

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Statement on human rights defenders to the African ...
4 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International raised concerns about the safety and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/005/2014

Uganda: Further information: Anti-Homosexuality Bill signed ...
24 February 2014

On 24 February Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law.

Urgent Action       AFR 59/004/2014

Uganda: Rights and freedoms under attack with new ...
24 February 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 59/005/2014. 24 February 2014. Uganda: Rights and ...

Public Statement       AFR 59/005/2014

Global Day of Action against Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill ...
10 February 2014

Thousands of civil society activists, including Amnesty International supporters in the UK, Canada, Spain and Germany are acting together today in solidarity ...

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Amnesty International | Global Day of Action against Uganda's ...
10 February 2014

Thousands of civil society activists, including Amnesty International supporters in the UK, Canada, Spain and Germany are acting together today in solidarity ...

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