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Moroto: May 2021: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Uganda has undertaken training of members of the Justice, Law, and Order Sector (JLOS) from the Karamoja region on existing and new legislation to protect human rights. The three-day
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Fort Portal, May 2021: The UN Human Rights Office, the Uganda Police Force, and the Uganda Human Rights Commission conducted a three-day capacity building in human rights for 38 (30 male and 8 female) senior police officers fr
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The UN Human Rights Office, the UPC, and the UHRC conducted a three-day capacity building in human rights for 35 (33 male and 2 female) senior police officers of the Kampala Metropolitan Area. 

In line with the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16, aimed at building peace, just
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15 April 2021: The UN Human Rights Office in Uganda commenced a three-day human rights capacity building training for forty senior police officers from the districts of Nwoya, Omoro, Amuru, Lamwo and Pader- ASWA sub-region. The training is organised in partnership with the U
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6 April 2021, Entebbe: - The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR) in Uganda, in collaboration with the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC), Uganda Police Force (UPF) and Wakiso District Local Government has organised a three days training for 4
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Uganda: Supporting the National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights

OHCHR Uganda is supporting the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development and partners in the preparation of a National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights, where environment and land issues have been identified as priority areas. The draft is being finalized and is expected to be sub Read more


Civil Society Organisations Tipped on Human Rights Advocacy

Kampala, 11 December 2019: “Civil Society Organisations play a critical role in the protection and promotion of human rights, particularly through "identifying, documenting, reporting human rights violations and advocating for redress and accountability", said the Country Representat Read more


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