Uganda passes new anti-gay law


Gay Star News | November 26, 2015

Uganda’s parliament has passed a new anti-gay law.

The parliament today has decided to ban non-governmental organizations that ‘promote’ homosexuality or provide help for LGBTI people.

Critics have called the  Non-Governmental Organizations Act a ‘major blow’ for Ugandan civil society.

They also have said projects like US-run HIV charity Walter Reed Project, which was raided by police in 2014, will be shut down.

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