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Time:Wednesday March 20th 2013, 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Room(s):UVM Campus
Contact:Evan Litwin - 656-1762
Event Website [Opens a new browser window.]
Organization:LGBTQA Services
Description:Richard Lusimbo, a research manager with Sexual Minorities Uganda (SMUG) and LGBTI activist, discusses his advocacy and research both in his home country of Uganda and on the international political stage. Some of his many accomplishments include: leading the the Africa-based research team for the Envisioning Global LGBTQI Human Rights Project in Canada, actively engaging with Uganda's parliament over the Anti-Homosexuality Bill, and leading a delegation to US Federal Court in the case of SMUG v. Scott Lively. Q&A follows. 307 Bailey/Howe Library.
UVM ID Required:No