Uganda: Submission to the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights 77th ordinary session, 20 October – 9 November 2023

This shadow report outlines several issues of concern relating to Uganda’s implementation of the Concluding Observations and Recommendations made by the ACHPR in 2015 following its review of the State’s 5th Periodic Report. Amnesty International’s report focuses on ongoing key concerns regarding the human rights situation in Uganda, including authorities’ use of preventive detention and criminal charges to deter criticism, criminalizing protest without legal basis, and attacks against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) persons.

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