Monthly Archives: June 2014

HRNJ-UGANDA STATEMENT ON JUNE 26, MARKING THE WORLD ANTI-TORTURE DAY 2014

HRNJ-UGANDA STATEMENT ON JUNE 26, MARKING THE WORLD ANTI-TORTURE DAY 2014

Statement by the National Coordinator for HRNJ-Uganda, Mr. Robert Ssempala, on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, 26 June 2014   Kampala, June 26, 2014;  On this day June 26, 2014, Human Rights Network for Journalists-Uganda (HRNJ-Uganda) wishes to remember all those colleagues –Ugandans and non-Ugandans in the media fraternity and the

The Situation of human rights defenders in Uganda: Challenges and Opportunities for Journalists by MS Magaret Sekaggya

The Situation of human rights defenders in Uganda: Challenges and Opportunities for Journalists Ms. Margaret Sekaggya Executive Director, Human Rights Centre-Uganda Kampala Can journalists be human rights defenders? The answer to that question is yes. So what is a Human Rights Defender whose profession is in journalism?Human Rights Defenders are individuals who make it their

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