False Claims, Real Harm: LGBT Ugandans Shut Out From Asylum by Impostors

Although Uganda’s Constitutional Court annulled the law later on procedural grounds, anti-homosexuality sentiments were on the rise in the country.
By Global Press Journal Jun. 19, 2024

As Zim makes strides on HIV/Aids, LGBTQ+ people left behind

In 1997, the country's rate of HIV/Aids was 25% among people aged 15 to 49. Today, that figure is 11%, according to UNAids, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids.
By Admin Mar. 25, 2024

Ghana’s parliament passes anti-LGBTQ bill

A coalition of religious and traditional leaders sponsored the legislation that is favoured by most lawmakers and that passed in parliament on Wednesday.
By Aljazeera Feb. 29, 2024

MPs edgy over gay rights

Hurungwe East legislator Chenjerai Kangausaru weighed in saying they will oppose any legislation that supports same sex marriages.
By Lorraine Muromo Nov. 9, 2023

LGBTQ+ people experience health disparities

Zimbabwe has one of the worst LGBTQ+ rights records on the African continent.
By Melinda Kusemachibi Sep. 24, 2023

Uganda president defiant after World Bank suspends funding over LGBT law

Museveni said in a statement that Uganda was trying to reduce borrowing in any case and would not give in to pressure from foreign institutions.
By Reuters Aug. 10, 2023

Sex education to be compulsory in Irish schools

A major review of RSE in schools in the Republic of Ireland was ordered by the government in 2018.
By Bbc News Jul. 13, 2023

Zim entrepreneur joins Obama elite club

The five-day meeting  brought together change-makers from the 2023 Obama Foundation Leaders programme
By Staff Reporter Jun. 24, 2023

Zambia warns against anti-gay protest during Harris visit

Amnesty International Zambia has called on the government to take a strong stand in support of LGBTQ rights and to ensure that the summit is not disrupted by protests.
By Bbc News Mar. 29, 2023