Ugandan advocate wins EU Human Rights Defenders Award
Recent articles in Uganda

The Ugandan government persists in introducing regulations that directly impact on sharing of information through online platforms.

The government’s dissemination of critical information on COVID-19 via social media is inaccessible to the majority of Ugandan citizens unable to afford the country’s social media tax imposed in 2018.

Ugandan journalists temporarily detained for wanting to report on the conditions faced by university students in lockdown, were asked to inform police prior to working on stories of “such a nature”.