• JOB OPPORTUNITY: Project Officer Grants Management

    By hrapf
    In June 1, 2021
    HRAPF is looking for a Project Officer Grants Management. Kindly share the call within your networks. The application deadline for all the role is 11th June 2021. EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITY Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) is a Non-Governmental human rights organisation that envisions ‘A society where the...
  • 68th Ordinary Session of The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights

    By hrapf
    In April 20, 2021
    STATEMENT BY HUMAN RIGHTS AWARENESS AND PROMOTION FORUM (HRAPF) ON THE CONTINUED VIOLATION OF THE RIGHTS OF VULNERABLE MINORITIES IN LIGHT OF THE COVID-19 RESPONSE  Presented at the 68th Ordinary Session of The African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights held in Banjul, The Gambia. Mr. Chairperson, Commissioners, and distinguished...
  • HRAPF’S Women’s Day Statement 2021

    By hrapf
    In March 9, 2021
  • Hrapf’s Annual Staff Retreat 2021

    By hrapf
    In January 21, 2021
    RETREAT.RETHINK.RELEARN: HRAPF’S ANNUAL STAFF RETREAT 2021 As it is HRAPF custom yearly, HRAPF held her unprecedented annual staff retreat early this year to kick start the working year 2021. Unlike recent retreats, where we would go out of town to unwind and plan away from the hustle and bustle...
  • HRAFP’s End Of Year 2020 Letter

    By hrapf
    In January 4, 2021
    Dear all, Hope you are enjoying the holidays so far. We have not been able to fully close our offices for the end of year as the political and human rights situation continues to worsen, and as such HRAPF remains open to handle emergency matters. Today, we just returned...
  • HRAPF’s statement on the International Human Rights day, 2020

    By hrapf
    In December 10, 2020
    As Uganda joins the rest of the world to commemorate the International Human Rights day under the theme; ‘Recover better, stand up for human rights’,  HRAPF issued a Press Statement in the Daily Monitor entitled; “THE NEED TO PROTECT THE MOST VULNERABLE AND MOST MARGINALISED DURING THE COVID-19 RECOVERY...
  • HRAPF Press Statement on International Safe Abortion Day

    By hrapf
    In September 27, 2018
    PRESS STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL SAFE ABORTION DAY 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018  Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) Joins the World in Commemorating International Safe Abortion Day. “Normalising Abortion its Part of Our Lives” The fact that abortion is criminalised in Uganda with very little exception continues to contribute to...
  • HRAPF Holds Awareness Workshops on Abortion

    By hrapf
    In April 23, 2018
    HRAPF’s Community Capacity Enhancement Program has continued to achieve its objective of empowering marginalized persons and stakeholders to be able to promote the respect of human rights. In the previous months, the Program has conducted 5 awareness sessions on the laws and policies that govern abortion in Uganda. These...
  • Dismissal of Abortion Case Against a Health Worker

    By hrapf
    In April 11, 2018
    Since November 2016, HRAPF has been handling a case in Mbarara involving a health care worker who provided post-abortion care to a young lady that regrettably died of post-abortion complications. The health worker was charged with manslaughter following the death of the patient, and has been answering said charges...
  • Kenya Court of Appeal declares Anal Examinations as unconstitutional

    By hrapf
    In March 26, 2018
    Last week the Kenya Court of Appeal made a land mark decision on subjection of suspected gay men to forced anal examinations in a bid to obtain evidence of engagement in consensual same sex conduct against them, in a case that was filed by the National Gay and Lesbian...
  • Developing a Training Manual for Health Care Workers Working with Key Populations

    By hrapf
    In March 22, 2018
    HRAPF has for the last two days been engaged in the process of reviewing the training manual for health care workers working with Key Populations. The objective of the exercise is to develop a manual that comprehensively covers the issues and vulnerabilities of all sub-categories of key populations which...
  • Make use of the Resource Centre at HRAPF

    By hrapf
    In February 26, 2018
    We are pleased to inform all our partners, friends and clients that HRAPF runs a knowledge/resource Centre and we welcome all those who wish to take advantage of the available resources. We have in stock all of HRAPF’s major researches, periodic publications, analyses and guides to interpretation of laws...