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Uganda must investigate killing of LGBT rights activist ...
27 January 2011

David Kato, who had successfully sued a national newspaper which named him as being homosexual, died after he was attacked in his home.

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Uganda: Recommendations to the European Union on ...
27 January 2011

This briefing is prepared for the attention of the European Union (EU) and its member states. It begins by giving an overview of the human rights situation ...

Report       AFR 59/001/2011

Uganda rights groups hail landmark LGBT ruling | Amnesty ...
4 January 2011

Ugandan human rights groups welcome a court ruling banning media from publishing the names of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people ...

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Uganda: Amnesty International memorandum on the ...
14 December 2010

Amnesty International is concerned that the Regulation of Interception of Communications (RIC) Act, 2010 in force since September 2010 lacks adequate ...

Report       AFR 59/016/2010

Uganda: Government should urgently amend the law on ...
14 December 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 59/018/2010. 14 December 2010. Uganda: Government ...

Public Statement       AFR 59/018/2010

Uganda: Government should reverse decision to ban ...
19 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 59/014/2010. 19 November 2010. Uganda: Government ...

Public Statement       AFR 59/014/2010

Uganda: Failure to investigate alleged human rights violations ...
1 November 2010

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AFR 59/013/2010. 1 November 2010. Uganda: Failure to investigate ...

Public Statement       AFR 59/013/2010

Uganda: Activist charged with terrorism
29 September 2010

After six days held in incommunicado detention without any judicial supervision, Kenyan human rights activist Al-Amin Kimathi was charged, on 21 September ...

Urgent Action       AFR 59/012/2010

Kenya: The arrest and detention of Mbugua Mureithi and Al ...
24 September 2010

In this open letter, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch express their concern regarding the arrest and detention in Uganda of Mbugua Mureithi ...

Open Letter       AFR 32/020/2010

Uganda: Further information: Lawyer released; activist still ...
20 September 2010

Kenyan lawyer Mbugua Mureithi was released from police custody in Kampala, the capital of Uganda, on 18 September and was immediately deported ...

Urgent Action       AFR 59/011/2010