Hrapf News

A sneak peek into the just concluded Community Paralegal training program

After successful completion of a three-module Community Paralegal Training on the Civil and Criminal justice system of Uganda and orientation on the relevant practical field engagements, one of the trainees...

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20 Ugandan LGBT Youths Sue Town Council Official and Prisons Officer for Human Rights Violations

Today Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF), in conjunction with the 20 members of Children of the Sun Foundation (COSF) filed a suit against Hajji Abdul Kiyimba, the LC...

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HRAPF statement to the 66th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights

HRAPF has today made a statement on the violations of human rights for marginalised persons during the implementation of measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Uganda at the...

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High Court awards damages to COSF-19

Today the High Court of Uganda delivered judgement in Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) Vs Attorney General and Commissioner General of Prisons, High Court Miscellaneous Cause No.81 of...

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In advancing Human Development, living conditions of human beings that are devoid of discrimination and marginalization are pertinent.

Hrapf Executive Director in an interview with International Science Council comprehensively discusses the concept of human development. In a bid to advance the pertaining challenges hindering its promotion, Capitalism, Governance...

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Case of 19 Ugandan LGBT youth arrested and detained on COVID-19 related charges taken to the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

On 14th May 2020, HRAPF, in conjunction with Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), and Robert. F. Kennedy Human Rights, filed a petition with the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, challenging...

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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.