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Fighting for Equality: The Struggle for LGBTQ Rights in Uganda

January 09, 2024 Otako Season 4 Episode 15
Hear My True Story
Fighting for Equality: The Struggle for LGBTQ Rights in Uganda
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Show Notes

In this thought-provoking episode, we delve into the urgent and heartbreaking issue of Uganda’s LGBTQ crisis. Join us as we engage in a compelling conversation with an activist at the forefront of the fight for LGBTQ rights in Uganda. Discover the personal journey that led them to become involved in LGBTQ activism and their unwavering commitment to creating a more inclusive and accepting society.

We explore the impact of the recently passed Anti-Homosexuality Act, which intensifies Uganda’s long-standing crackdown on sexual minorities. Through the activist’s insightful responses, we gain a deeper understanding of how this law affects the daily lives of LGBTQ individuals in Uganda. Learn about the severe consequences they face, including imprisonment, social isolation, and even threats to their lives. This eye-opening discussion sheds light on the urgency of the situation and the need for international support.

Our guest takes us inside FEM Alliance Uganda, a pioneering organization working tirelessly to support lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals in the country. Discover their vital initiatives, aimed at increasing knowledge, advocating for human rights, and establishing strategic partnerships. Learn how you can actively contribute to their cause and support their ongoing efforts to combat discrimination and promote LGBTQ rights in Uganda.

We address essential questions, such as how listeners can support the organization and the LGBTQ community in Uganda. Find out ways to show solidarity and make a tangible impact, including financial contributions, raising awareness, and engaging in advocacy efforts. We highlight the significance of international alliances and how listeners, regardless of their geographic location, can play a crucial role in amplifying the voices of LGBTQ individuals in Uganda.

To support /Contact Fem Alliance Uganda.
Bank Details:
Name of account: FEM ALLIANCE UGANDA (LTD)
Account Number: 0116172172
Swift code or Sort code: DTKEUGKA
Bank Address: DTB CENTRE,

Mobile Money Details:
Mobile Money Number: +256 779 890890
Mobile Money Name: Jay Mulucha
 Or support through : Western Union or Money gram using the names Jay Mulucha

Gofundme: https://gofund.me/e118a3be

jaymulucha@gmail.com or femauganda@gmail.com

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