Events, News

Religious Homophobia in Uganda Explored in a Research Report by Women of Faith in Action and Faithful Catholic Souls.

In a groundbreaking study, researchers from Women of Faith in Action and Faithful Catholic Souls, with support from UHAI-EASHRI, have delved into the pervasive religious homophobia faced by Uganda’s LGBTQ community. The report sheds light on the intricate conflicts that arise when individuals identifying as LGBTIQ navigate the intersection of their sexual identity with deeply ingrained religious beliefs.
The research report not only uncovers the insidious role of religion in perpetuating homophobia but also emphasizes the urgent need for accountability.


Happy 61st Independence Uganda-or not?!

As Uganda commemorates its 61st Independence Day, let it be a moment of introspection and a commitment to fostering an inclusive society. True independence is not complete until every citizen can partake in the celebration without fear of persecution or discrimination. It is a journey toward a future where the echoes of colonial-era laws are replaced by the harmonious melodies of equality, justice, and acceptance.

Events, International, News

Regional Day Of Action To Express Support For Ugandans Affected By The Anti Homosexuality Act.

The Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Act 2023 undermines the comprehensive HIV response that has been successful in Uganda up to this point. The Act creates fear and stigmatization, making it difficult for marginalized communities, including LGBTQ+ individuals, to seek HIV testing, treatment, and care. By pushing these populations into the shadows, the Act significantly impedes efforts to achieve the 2030 HIV targets.