Readout of Ambassador Power's Meeting with Frank Mugisha, Director of Sexual Minorities Uganda

New York, NY
February 25, 2014




FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Ambassador Power met today with Frank Mugisha, Director of Sexual Minorities Uganda, to discuss President Museveni’s signing of Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Act, criminalizing homosexuality in Uganda. They discussed the climate of fear and intimidation facing Uganda’s LGBT community in the wake of this law, including the recent publication of a list of the country’s “200 top” homosexuals and raised concerns for the safety of LGBT individuals inside Uganda.

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PRN: 2014/029