Uganda: New anti-homosexuality bill could make LGBT people homeless
A committee set-up by the Ugandan President has prepared a draft legislation, entitled ‘The Prohibition of the Promotion of Unnatural Sexual Practices Bill, 2014’, targeting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. Whilst not yet law, the bill can be approved by cabinet at any time.
Singapore’s Court of Appeal rules in favour of keeping country’s anti-gay law
On 29 October 2014, the Court of Appeal of the Republic of Singapore dismissed the joint appeals of Tan Eng Hong and Lim Meng Suang/Kenneth Chee Mun-Leon, who had separately challenged the constitutionality of section 377A of the Penal Code.
Human Dignity Trust wins Pink News awards
The Human Dignity Trust was awarded the Community Group of the Year award at the Pink News Awards on 29 October 2014. We are delighted and very grateful to all who voted for us. Thank you Pink News.