Uganda

36 million people
510 USD GNI (PPP)
Internet:
Partly Free
Press:
Partly Free
Not Free

News & Updates

Ugandan police raided an LGBTI Pride event in Kampala and detained participantson August 4. 

The country’s record of successful development is threatened by endemic corruption and growing worries about the political future.

Despite Uganda's 2016 presidential election ending in February, there is still much postelection political drama circulating around the country.

A letter to General Kayihura sent from 31 Ugandan and International Organizations inquiring about advancing security and the protection and human rights of all.

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Experts

Senior Director for Program Strategy, Development and Learning and Director for Central, East and West Africa Programs


Vice President for International Programs; Vice President for Emergency Assistance Programs and Multilateral Initiatives


Issues: 

Signature Reports

Special Reports

Freedom in Sub-Saharan Africa 2007

Freedom House released an analysis of democracy in sub-Saharan Africa showing that the region has experienced notable increases in freedom over the past generation, although more setbacks than gains were seen in 2006.

Programs

Freedom House led a four-day International Joint Partnership Freedom of Expression mission to Uganda to examine the country’s freedom of expression environment in 2010.