EHAHRDP, FHRI, HRCU, HURINET statement against Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill

16th February 2012 On Tuesday 7th February 2012, the Anti-Homosexuality Bill (2009) was reintroduced to the Parliament of Uganda. If passed, this draft legislation would violate the human rights of all Ugandans, and should immediately be dropped, the East and…

Text of Uganda Anti-Homosexuality Bill

    Appendix 3 Bill-No-18-Anti-Homosexuality-Bill-2009

RESIST, REJECT, OPPOSE THE ANTI-HOMOSEXUALITY BILL 2009 CURRENTLY TABLED IN THE UGANDA PARLIAMENT

The COALITION OF AFRICAN LESBIANS (CAL), a pan African network of lesbian, bisexual and gender non-conforming people, organizations and individuals, calls upon every person who believes in the dignity, equality and freedom of every human being, to take note of…

Uganda – 2009 ‘Anti-Homosexuality’ Bill re-tabled in parliament – Statement from frontline defenders

On 7 February 2012, the ‘Anti-Homosexuality’ Bill proposed first in 2009 was re-tabled at a parliamentary session in Kampala. The Bill contains harsh provisions which, if introduced, wouldseverely limit the rights to freedom of expression, association and assembly and would…

Ugandan Law Society Statement against the Anti-Homosexuality Bill

UGANDA LAW SOCIETY VIEWS ON THE ANTI HOMOSEXUALITY BILL The Anti-Homosexuality Bill proposed to Parliament in 2009 would, if enacted into law, in its current state violate international human rights law and lead to further human rights violations. The bill…