Out Leadership’s snapshot of the current state of affairs for LGBT+ people, through the lens of international business. The Business Climate Score score is out of ten possible points, and is based on ten independently verifiable indicators of the legal, cultural and business context for LGBT+ people.
Legal Status of the Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community
Legal Status of the Transgender Community
Government Statements and Actions
Status of LGBT+ Organizing and Community
Cultural Views of the LGBT+ Community
Out Leadership encourages you and your firm to engage in safe and cautious discussion with local leaders around LGBT+ equality and to leverage your firm’s influence to support their work. Below are several key leaders who are advocating for LGBT+ equality in Uganda: Rev. Mark Kiyimba LGBT+ Activist, Founder & Senior Minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Uganda, Dr. Frank Mugisha Executive Director, Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), Pepe Julian Onziema Programme Director, Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG), Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera Co-founder and editor of Uganda’s first and only LGBT+ publication, Bombastic, head of sole LGBT+ news outlet Kuchu Times, and founder of the LGBT rights organization Freedom & Roam Uganda (FARUG), Warry Senfuka Executive Director, FARUG.