Tagged as: Uganda

Lockdown hero: one young man, his bike and a big heart 27 May 2020

Since the start of the COVID-19 crisis, young Ugandan Faisal has shown guts and determination to continue reaching 20 young people he usually counsels...

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Communities bridge the gap in both HIV and COVID-19 response 30 Apr 2020

Around the world, our partners and their community networks are going the extra mile to ensure critical health services are maintained during the COVI...

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How HIV activists in Kenya, Uganda and Indonesia are responding to COVID-19 29 Apr 2020

HIV activists are showing dedication, energy, intelligence and cohesion to ensure marginalised communities are not forgotten during the COVID-19 lockd...

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Breaking the silence on gender-based violence in Uganda 31 Oct 2019

Following their participation in the Sexual Violence Research Initiative Forum in South Africa, Gracias Atwiine (PITCH country focal point in Uganda) ...

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Edging closer to equality 13 Dec 2018

Momentous progress was seen during 2018 in many countries on rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. Here we recognise this s...

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Serina’s journey as a transgender youth in Uganda 28 Nov 2018

Serina is a vibrant 19-year-old transgender woman living in Uganda. Like many other lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in the countr...

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Heroin addiction, sex work and the struggle for healthcare 14 Sep 2018

Annabella, 20, was introduced to drugs as a teenager and became a heroin addict. She wants to quit but is struggling to access friendly health service...

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Shadow prevention reports highlight significant gaps 26 Jul 2018

The Alliance unveiled their HIV prevention shadow reports yesterday at the International AIDS Conference in...

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Sanctuary at last for abused gay father and young son 17 May 2018

In Uganda, if you have children or not, being gay can get you killed. Four years ago, Matofu* and his son had to flee for their...

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