Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes

by Human Rights First Rwanda Association
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes
Uphold sexual minority rights in the great lakes

Project Report | Jan 11, 2019
Asylum for Seeking LGBTI/Q members

By Mbabazi Busingye | Program Manager

Safe Space discussion for LGBTI/Q members
Safe Space discussion for LGBTI/Q members

With retributive legislation still gripping the neighbouring states in the East African Region, many members of the LGBTI/Q community face the harms of stigma and abuse. As the members of the LGBTI/Q community facing persecution, many come to Rwanda seeking Asylum. Rwanda having no punitive legislation there is an influx of the LGBTI/Q community members is a safe haven and hence seek refuge in more tolerable ground. Human Rights First Rwanda Association is at hand to provide advise and aid in the process of the acquisition of refugee status. Working hand in hand with the authorities involved a better life for the LGBTI/Q peers from partnering states. With the objective that their lives can return to some form of normalcy, the efforts made in support of well-wishers and allies become the difference to safe space and livelihood for Sexual Minorities in the East African Region.

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Human Rights First Rwanda Association

Location: Kigali - Rwanda
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Project Leader:
Mbabazi Busingye
Kigali , Kigali Rwanda
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