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                                                                                                                    PRESS STATEMENT                                     CALLING UPON GOVERNMENT TO ADDRESS SOCIO-LEGAL BARRIERS TO ACCESS TO HIV/AIDS SERVICES FOR MARGINALISED COMMUNITIES Commemoration of World AIDS Day 2019 “Communities Make the Difference” As...

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Commemorating International Intersex Awareness Day 2019

                                                                                                        PRESS STATEMENT IN COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL INTERSEX AWARENESS DAY  26TH OCTOBER 2019       ‘Undertaking Evidence Based Interventions for Inclusion’ 26th of October 2019 marks the beginning of a two-week awareness...

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Commemorating International Safe Abortion Day

28th September 2019 Abortion is Health Care   Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum, (HRAPF) joins the world in commemorating the International Day of Action on Access to Safe Abortion Services. This year’s theme...

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Botswana High Court rules to decriminalise same-sex sexual conduct

The High Court of Botswana, on Tuesday 11th June 2019, issued a unanimous judgment in which it declared sections of Botswana’s Penal Code criminalising same-sex sexual conduct unconstitutional on the...

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Press Release: IDAHOBIT 2019

    PRESS STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST HOMOPHOBIA, BIPHOBIA, INTERPHOBIA AND TRANSPHOBIA (IDAHOBIT) KAMPALA 17TH MAY 2019 ‘HRAPF calls on African leaders to take a stand for the justice and protection of all’   Today, Human...

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Angola outlaws same sex sexual conduct and criminalises discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.

On 23rd January 2019, the Parliament of Angola adopted a new Penal Code, outlawing the criminalisation of consensual same sex sexual conduct. The ‘vices against nature’ provision which is an...

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  • American Jewish World Service - AJWS

    American Jewish World Service - AJWS

    HRAPF is using the law to help Uganda’s most marginalized people seek justice..
  • Sheila Muwanga - Chairperson, Board of Directors

    Sheila Muwanga - Chairperson, Board of Directors

    In 2014 HRAPF made tremendous achievements. The most remarkable one was taking the lead on the process that led to the nullification of the Anti-Homosexuality Act 2014.