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Ugandan parliament set to vote on draconian anti ...
12 May 2011

The bill, which would introduce the death penalty for some homosexual acts, is set to be debated and voted on this Friday.

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Uganda: Stop the Anti-Homosexuality Bill | Amnesty ...
10 May 2011

The Ugandan Parliament are preparing to debate a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ...

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Amnesty International | Uganda: Reject Anti-Homosexuality ...
10 May 2011

The Ugandan parliament should reject the Anti-Homosexuality Bill that has been the subject of public hearings in recent days before the Legal and ...

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Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Bill may be passed
10 May 2011

The Ugandan Parliament are preparing to debate a bill which entrenches discrimination and hatred against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ...

Urgent Action       AFR 59/010/2011

Uganda: A nine point human rights agenda
10 May 2011

As President Yoweri Museveni begins a new term in office and forms his new government following February 2011's general elections, Amnesty International ...

Report       AFR 59/009/2011

Amnesty International | Uganda: New government must ...
10 May 2011

As President Yoweri Museveni forms his new government and begins his new term in office, Amnesty International is urging him to take steps to improve ...

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Amnesty International | Ugandan rights activist wins top ...
3 May 2011

A Ugandan woman who has defended the rights of her country's marginalized lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community has been honoured ...

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Ugandan rights activist wins top human rights award ...
3 May 2011

A leading Ugandan activist has won the 2011 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders.

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Amnesty International | Uganda urged to halt police attacks on ...
21 April 2011

The Ugandan government must immediately end the excessive use of force against protestors, Amnesty International said today, after police fired live ...

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Uganda urged to halt police attacks on peaceful protesters ...
21 April 2011

Five people have been killed in Uganda since protests began on 11 April.

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