Will we see a historic court case in Botswana this Thursday on the decriminalization of homosexuality?

Not only in Kenya discriminatory laws are being challenged, also in Botswana the LGBT community goes to court: On Thursday, 14 March 2019, the Botswana High Court, will hear a case challenging the constitutionality of sections 164(a),…

Advocacy for the human rights of people who use drugs

This master thesis (2014) shows how and to what extent advocacy for human rights of PWUD is part of the activities of harm reduction organisations. Based on seventeen in-depth and sixteen survey interviews with harm reduction and advocacy professionals…

Drug laws and human rights in Kenya: Disharmony in the law and training recommendations to law enforcement

In this baseline report (2013), Mainline describes the Kenyan drug deterrence and human rights policies and laws, and provides training recommendations for law enforcers to contribute to the improvement of the health and rights situation of…

Track record cas Kenya – NGLHRC

A study conducted by the National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (NGLHRC) who successfully challenged the constitutionality of forced anal examinations.

Track record case Kenya – HOYMAS

How constructive engagement, strategic partnerships and coordinated policy advocacy led to successful unified sex worker community actions.

LGBT people project Kenya

We believe that the end of AIDS is possible if there is more focus on key populations. Our project in Kenya addresses barriers faced by the LGBT community related to their sexual and reproductive health and rights. Driven by community champions,…

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