Queer Youth Uganda


About us

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Issues we focus on

Advocacy, Community Empowerment, Health Services Delivery, Legal Services, Psychosocial Support

Services offered

Access to contraception, Advocacy, Community Empowerment, Counselling, Digital Security, Emergency Response, HIV Testing & Treatment, legal services, Referrals for Counselling & Mental Health

Key Figures

Resource Personnel

Personnel Number of people
Paralegals 8
Peer Educators 15
Village Health Teams 2

Recorded Human Rights Violations

Violation Number of occurences
Arbitrary Detention 2
Arrest for violating COVID-19 movement restrictions 6
Blackmail 3
Defamation 1
Discrimination because of HIV status 2
Discrimination due to SOGIE 8
Employment termination 5
Eviction due to failure to pay rent 15
Extortion 7
Gender-based/intimate partner violence while staying with a partner 10
Harassment 5
Intimidation 7
Public Outing 2
Unable to access health services due to movement restrictions 25

Stories from Queer Youth Uganda

Shaban’s covid19 relief life story

Shaban aged 21 is a member of Queer Youth Uganda living in Butiaba Town...

Resources from Queer Youth Uganda

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