#COVID-19: Police continue sensitization campaign against Covid-19

The Department of Community Policing headed by Assistant Commissioner of Police Anatoli Muleterwa is continuing its efforts to sensitive police officers and members of the public against the Covid-19 pandemic. Today, the team met the personnel from Fire Prevention and Rescue Services and their spouses. The officers and their spouses were offered key prevention tools against the pandemic. The team also met with the business community of Nakasero Market. READ…

#COVID-19: Petition by FIDA to prioritize SGBV interventions

This is a petition by the Uganda Women Lawyers Association (FIDA-U) calling upon the Uganda Government to integrate measures to address Violence against Women and Children into their response to COVID-19. On 22nd March, Uganda registered her first case of COVID-19 and the President has since then issued several directives aimed at curbing the spread of the disease some of which included the ban on the use of public and…

#COVID-19: Statement by UHRC on human rights concerns

#Press Statement The Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) is deeply concerned about the effect of COVID-19 on the enjoyment of all fundamental human rights and freedoms including civil, political, economic, social, cultural and solidarity rights. Just as human rights are universal, COVID-19 is now a universal health challenge spread in over 196 countries with devastating consequences on the enjoyment of a wide spectrum of human rights including but not limited…

#COVID19: 30-day closure of LDC in view of the COVID-19 pandemic

#Public Notice In compliance with the directives issued by His Excellency the President in his address to the nation on Wednesday 18th March 2020 to protect and safeguard the against the Coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic, the Management Committee of LDC directs as follows: DOWNLOAD LDC PUBLIC NOTICE Published: March 18, 2020