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Texas anti-abortion law shows ‘terrifying’ fragility of women’s rights, say activists
Campaigners fear ban emboldens anti-choice governments as more aggressive opposition, better organised and funded, spreads from US

Lizzy Davies

18, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Criticism of animal farming in the west risks health of world’s poorest | Emma Naluyima Mugerwa and Lora Iannotti
In the developing world most people are not factory farming and livestock is essential to preventing poverty and malnutrition

Emma Naluyima Mugerwa and Lora Iannotti

10, Sep, 2021 @10:35 AM

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If you want to know about life in an unvaccinated country, look to Uganda | Jackee Budesta Batanda
Africa is paying the price of western hoarding, and my country will endure Covid lockdowns until we get more doses, says journalist Jackee Budesta Batanda

Jackee Budesta Batanda

08, Sep, 2021 @12:28 PM

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Africa’s park tourism crash is a wake-up call. Can we find new ways to finance conservation? | Peter Muiruri
As Covid continues to curb visits to see our iconic wildlife, now is the time to move away from western-led funding models

Peter Muiruri

19, Aug, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Stop the east African oil pipeline now | Bill McKibben, Diana Nabiruma and Omar Elmawi
The fate of a planned line from Uganda to Tanzania will be the first test of whether anyone was listening to António Guterres’ call to end fossil fuels

Bill McKibben, Diana Nabiruma and Omar Elmawi

17, Aug, 2021 @11:14 AM

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‘A great blow to Uganda’: surgeon John Baptist Mukasa dies of Covid
One of the few neurosurgeons in the country, Mukasa declined lucrative opportunities to work overseas, dedicating himself to training a new generation

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

09, Aug, 2021 @6:01 AM

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Weatherwatch: Lake Victoria’s huge influence over Ugandan climate
Presence of Africa’s largest inland waterbody results in higher rainfall, while position on equator means temperatures are mild

Stephen Moss

07, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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‘Collective strength’: the LRA captive restoring dignity to survivors in Uganda
Kidnapped by Lord’s Resistance Army rebels as a girl, Victoria Nyanjura has pushed through major reforms for victims of abduction and rape

Sarah Johnson

03, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Rwandans have long been used to Pegasus-style surveillance | Michela Wrong
Information-gathering always was a speciality of President Paul Kagame. Modern technology has simply extended his remit, says author Michela Wrong

Michela Wrong

23, Jul, 2021 @2:10 PM

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Ugandan activists describe months of physical abuse in prison
Reports by supporters of opposition politician Robert Kyagulanyi will increase pressure on president over human rights

Samuel Okiror in Kampala and Jason Burke

20, Jul, 2021 @7:13 AM

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Ugandan minister blames west for Covid vaccine shortage
Chris Baryomunsi says Uganda unable to obtain more shots because ‘western world has focused on its population’

Jason Burke Africa correspondent

11, Jul, 2021 @2:36 PM

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Major aid donors found to have funded ‘conversion therapy’ clinics in Africa
Investigation finds UK Aid and USAid money linked to centres where ‘condemned’ practice is routinely offered to LGBTQ+ people

Alice McCool

02, Jul, 2021 @9:44 AM

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