Entry #5457: Homosexual activity in Uganda

Original entry by Ausyk Ausyk ()

RegionUganda
IssueHomosexual activity
StatusIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
Start DateAug 1, 2014
End DateSep 19, 2018
DescriptionUp to 7 years in prison. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
Sourceshttps://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/ https://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdf https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/11/us-ambassador-to-ghana-says-there-are-far-more-gay-people-there-than-ghanaians-realise/


25 Revisions

25. Revision #14197 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value (Current) Old Value
ValueIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)Male illegal, female legal
NoteUp to 7 years in prison. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.7 to 14 years in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
24. Revision #13603 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-09-192018-08-19
23. Revision #12119 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-192018-08-01
22. Revision #11314 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note7 to 14 years in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.7 years in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
21. Revision #11313 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-08-012018-07-28
Note7 years in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.7 years to life in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
20. Revision #11109 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-282018-07-20
19. Revision #10759 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Note7 years to life in prison under the penal code act of 1950. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
18. Revision #10758 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-202018-07-14
Note7 years to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.Up to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.
17. Revision #10251 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-07-142018-06-26
16. Revision #9396 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-262018-06-24
Sourceshttps://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/ https://ilga.org/downloads/02_ILGA_State_Sponsored_Homophobia_2016_ENG_WEB_150516.pdf https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/11/us-ambassador-to-ghana-says-there-are-far-more-gay-people-there-than-ghanaians-realise/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/11/us-ambassador-to-ghana-says-there-are-far-more-gay-people-there-than-ghanaians-realise/
15. Revision #9335 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-242018-06-15
14. Revision #8784 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-152018-06-04
NoteUp to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices. Uganda just had its first pride parade in June 2018.Up to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices.
13. Revision #8212 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-06-042018-05-02
12. Revision #7710 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-05-022018-04-18
11. Revision #7514 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-182018-04-10
NoteUp to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. The president of Uganda said that his citizens don't engage in these practices.Up to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. Ugandan LGBTQ activists are planning an pride march
10. Revision #7397 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-102018-04-01
9. Revision #7170 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-04-012018-03-06
8. Revision #6590 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
Sourceshttps://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/11/us-ambassador-to-ghana-says-there-are-far-more-gay-people-there-than-ghanaians-realise/ https://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/
7. Revision #6356 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-03-062018-02-24
NoteUp to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced. Ugandan LGBTQ activists are planning an pride marchUp to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced.
Sourceshttps://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/03/06/ugandan-lgbtq-activists-announce-plans-for-pride-following-crackdown/https://lgbt-rights-hrw.silk.co/
6. Revision #6034 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2018-02-242017-09-30
5. Revision #3723 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
ValueMale illegal, female legalIllegal (imprisonment as punishment)
End Date2017-09-302017-09-27
4. Revision #3608 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-272017-09-20
NoteUp to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts. Not enforced.Up to life in prison under unnatural/indecent acts.
3. Revision #3535 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-202017-09-06
2. Revision #3269 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value
End Date2017-09-062017-03-19
1. Revision #2572 ( by Ausyk)
Field New Value Old Value (Original)
End Date2017-03-192017-02-11