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Call for Consultants Virtual Learning for NCHRDU - Terms of Reference

The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders in Uganda (NCHRD-U) is a network organization that brings together individuals and civil society organizations that are involved in the protection…

COVID-19 Guidelines for Human Rights Defenders

SAFETY & SECURITY FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS DURING COVID-19. The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a serious global health crisis that has already caused several hundred thousand deaths…

Call to take immediate and urgent measures to protect the rights of detainees in Uganda.

To the attention of the Chief Justice, the Minister of Justice and Constitutional affairs, the Director of Public Prosecutions; the Inspectorate General of Police and the Commissioner General of…

Message from the National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders Coalition Uganda amidst COVID19

Partners, At a time of global crisis, we here at NCHRD-U hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and secure. We are in this together and are trying to adjust to the impact of the Coronavirus…

Call for Proposals - Undertaking a Study to Assess the Situation of Human Rights Defenders Working in the Oil and Extractive Sector of Uganda

Please refer to the attached downloads for details. Application Procedures Interested and qualified consultants should submit their application which should include the following: A technical…

25 years After the Beijing Conference: Still Not Doing Enough to Protect Women Human Rights Defenders in Africa

In commemoration of the 2020 International Women’s Day, 12 civil society organisations (CSOs) honor the brave women human rights defenders (WHRDs) in Africa, and worldwide, and call on state…

Don’t act violently, Human Rights Defenders advised.

By John B. Thawite As Uganda continues to undergo a democratic metamorphosis, Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) in the country have been warned against being confrontational while executing their work…

Uganda: The New Year is an opportunity to end stifling of freedoms, attacks on Human Rights Defenders.

(From left to right) Ms. Charity Ahimbisibwe (Acting Cordinator Citizens’ Coalition for Electral Democracy in Uganda), Mr Robert Sempala (ED Human Rights Network For Journalists), Mr Robert Kirenga (…

International Human Rights Defenders Day 2019 Communique

(Kampala - December 6th, 2019) We the undersigned Human Rights Defenders gathered here today at Hotel Africana to commemorate the International Human Rights Defenders Day 2019 under the theme: “…

National Human Rights Defenders Referral Network in Uganda launched

The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders-Uganda(NCHRD-U) has today launched the National Human Rights Defenders Referral Network in a half day meeting officiated by the Uganda Human Rights…