Rights 4 Her Uganda’s survey on the Mental Wellness of LBQT persons during the Lockdown in Uganda

Deterioration of Mental health among Lesbians, Bisexual, Queer and Transgender (LBQT) persons in Uganda has increasingly been registered due to the discriminative and rigid society, cultural and religious constructs and exclusion from government projects that would be of benefit to all it’s citizens. One’s Mental Health status can be determined by all that surrounds them and that within us. With the high level of poverty, homelessness, lack of assurance for proper medical care, discrimination, rejection, exclusion, to mention but a few. There has always been mental health issues amongst LBQT persons in Uganda. 

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