Rights abusers win coveted UN rights posts

PRESS RELEASE Elected to ECOSOC: Misogynistic Pakistan, slave-holding Mauritania, gay-bashing Uganda, repressive Zimbabwe Ban Ki-moon, Samantha Power, EU should condemn GENEVA, Oct. 30 – UN Watch today called on UN chief Ban Ki-moon, rights commissioner Prince Zeid, U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power and …

Leading Ugandan LGBT activist to speak at Geneva Summit

PRESS RELEASE Jacqueline Kasha, FARUG Coordinator and close associate of murdered activist David Kato, will discuss her fight for LGBT rights in Uganda Source: Geneva Summit for Human Rights, Tolerance and Democracy (http://www.genevasummit.org) Date: 24 February 2011 GENEVA – On March 15, 2011, Ugandan …