Analysis of the Public Order Management Act

Article-19-new-Logo-960x492A new position paper by ARTICLE 19 analyses the Ugandan Public Order Management Act (the Act), signed into law by President Museveni on 12 September 2013.

 

ARTICLE 19 is concerned that despite some positive amendments, the Act remains seriously flawed from a freedom of expression perspective. It calls on the Ugandan Parliament to reform the Act in line with international human rights standards.

 

Read the full ARTICLE 19 position paper here.