NED hosts forum on LGBTIQ rights in Uganda

While most of the conversation focused on the struggle to defend the rights of gay men and lesbians in Uganda, it became clear during a forum at the National Endowment for Democracy in Washington on April 30 that activist Pepe Julian Onziema is as much a pro-democracy advocate as a pro-LGBT advocate – if not …

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Special Edition: U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit – Video Previews

Assistant Secretary of State Linda Thomas-Greenfield Several recent video presentations provide a preview of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit that will take place this week in Washington, D.C. About four dozen African heads of state and government are scheduled to participate in the three-day series of meetings.  Two presidents — from Liberia and Sierra Leone — …

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