Media laws: South Africa

To provide for the classification of certain films and publications; to that end to provide for the establishment of a film and publication board and a film and publication review board; to repeal certain law; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Report on household’s access to specific economic, social and cultural rights: The case of Monze Urban

The main objective of this study was to generate baseline information for use in facilitating the promotion of human rights. The specific objectives included the following: to establish the level of awareness of ESCR in the urban parts of Monze district;  to establish the level of access to social services like education and health; to […]

Citizen’s Report Card on Citizen’s satisfaction with family planning services

This was conducted in two districts of Gulu and Luwero to measure citizen’s satisfaction with family planning services, using a citizen’s report card. A citizen’s report card is one type of the social accountability tools, which citizen’s can use to demand improvement in the quality of provision of public services. The citizen’s report card provided […]

August 31, 2016 Themes: Health | Sexuality Programs: Research | Research Project

The power of the pen-Action For Development Building Citizen’s Resilience in Promoting Violence Free Families and Communities in Apac and Oyam Districts

”The power of the pen” is a publication which highlights stories of people who may have lost hope in humanity without the intervention of ACFODE  through community-based initiatives that positively impacted their lives and encouraged them to persevere in the promotion of peace in their homes and communities.

Sexual and gender based violence in Uganda

A just society where there is gender equality & equity. To promote women’s empowerment, gender quality and equity through advocacy, networking and capacity building of both women and men.

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2015

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2015

SADC Gender Protocol Barometer 2015                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Southern Africa, 2015

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SADC Gender Protocol 2014 Barometer – South Africa

SADC Gender Protocol 2014 Barometer – South Africa

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LGBTI activists call for responsive media coverage

We, members of the LGBTI community from across Africa, note with great concern that the media, which remains the most powerful facilitator of information and education, largely sensationalises and presents an unfair reflection of our diverse community.

December 18, 2015 Themes: LGBTI Programs: Gender & Media | Research

A snapshot of LGBT media coverage in East, West and Southern Africa

A snapshot of LGBT media coverage in East, West and Southern Africa

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people remain largely absent from public discourse in Africa. This study set out to analyse representations of these communities in media in South, West and East Africa in the month of April 2015.

December 18, 2015 Themes: LGBTI Programs: Gender & Media | Research

Roadmap to Equality Newsletter December 2015

Welcome to the last Roadmap to Equality newsletter for 2015. The Sixteen Days of Activism has just ended. The ultimate answer to this injustice is to have policies and programmes to end gender based violence not reduce it as highlighted in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As we wrap up 2015, we have a glimpse of hope that this will still be possible as the SADC Gender Protocol is being reviewed. Inclusion of a target to end gender based violence is key in achieving SDG Five.