Message of solidarity with Ugandan LGBTQIA+

For how long shall our governments commit only in writing and not in action? Uganda, like many of our governments, has ratified many UN Human Rights Conventions and has made binding international commitments to adhere to standards laid down in these documents. Worryingly, disappointingly, frustratingly, and smacking of insincerity and non-accountability, the Ugandan state has failed to act as a duty bearer mandated to protect and promote human rights for all without discrimination, and yet again minority rights are being trampled upon.

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