#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

COVID-19: Uganda Prisons Administrative Instruction on COVID-19 control measures

#Administrative Notice You are all aware that the world has been hit by a highly infectious pandemic known as COVID – 19 caused by a coronavirus called SARS-CoV-2, a virus closely related to the SARS virus. You are also aware that Uganda has registered a number of cases of this disease. Any occurrence of cases inside the prison will be catastrophic considering the prime conditions that prevail. This Administrative Instruction,…

#COVID-19: Public Notice on URSB Service Continuity during the COVID-19 Period

#Public Notice In regard to the recent developments regarding COVID-19, URSB has put in place measures to protect staff and clients against the spread of the pandemic in accordance with guidelines from the Ministry of Health and H.E the President of the Republic of Uganda. READ MORE Published: April 1, 2020