Strengthening access to SRHR/HIV friendly services

About 3rd September 2020, HFYUL was approached by Nathan who was seeking emergency shelter as he had had disagreements with his parents over his sexuality. The organisation naturally welcomed him and, although very little information could be obtained to ascertain his claim, he was a minor and so he was allowed to stay at theContinue reading “Strengthening access to SRHR/HIV friendly services”

KWETU Kampala Project

The KWETU consortium member organizations attended a two day project inception planning meeting at SS hotel Kikoni 23rd October 2020 and 24th October 2020. Consortium Goal: Voice for the Key Populations (KPs) in the society fighting poverty and discrimination for 100 KP individuals in Kampala by 30 of June 2021. Consortium Founded: 26th June 2019.Continue reading “KWETU Kampala Project”

Board of Directors Announcement

We have a new board! The board has the following role distribution in Kwetu Connectors: Eva Solly, elected Chairman at annual meeting Åsa Grundstedt, Treasurer and Project Manager Lars-Erik Olsson, Project Manager and Vice President Sarah Åhhlen, Communication and Project Manager Göran Jonsson, Project Manager and Member Carer Congratulations our partner organization kwetu for theContinue reading “Board of Directors Announcement”

Happy Independence Day!

Oh Uganda! may God uphold thee, We lay our future in thy hand. United, free, For liberty Together we’ll always stand. Oh Uganda! the land of freedom. Our love and labour we give, And with neighbours all At our country’s call In peace and friendship we’ll live. Oh Uganda! the land that feeds us ByContinue reading “Happy Independence Day!”

August 2020 Advocacy

7th August: Our executive director Mr Iga Ismah attended Vinacef, an introductory entry meeting at the Wakiso District Headquaters. The main objective of this engagement is to promote and strengthen ownership, collaboration and partnerships among Districts and stakeholders. This activity was fully supported with grants from AmplifyChange 19th August to 21st August: Our executive directorContinue reading “August 2020 Advocacy”

Empowered Youth Project

Empowering 15 youths is like empowering the entire world. 29th of July marked the 1st day of our new Empowered Youth Project funded by Alert Fund For Youth. A group of LGBT youths were economically empowered through lessons in income generation, job creation, saving, and other entrepreneur-related services. This will help the youths set economicContinue reading “Empowered Youth Project”

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

17th May is IDAHOBIT, the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, which is dedicated to raising awareness about the violence, discrimination, and repression experienced by LGBTQ communities around the world. How did IDAHOBIT come about? Frenchman Louis-Georges Tin, a Black, gay man, felt that there should be a day specifically focused on combating discrimination,Continue reading “International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia”