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OPAL is an African Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Intersex rights and human rights activist charity. Our mission is to defend human dignity, freedom, justice and equality for LGBTI people in Africa.

News And Updates

Homosexuality isn’t our Problem–Says President Kagame
President Paul Kagame has assured the Rwandan Diaspora and friends that Rwanda is a peaceful country where everyone is supportive
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Why Wotever World may be the best night out you’ve never heard about
Promoter Ingo Cando on Stonewall Season and running a queer underground phenomenon. Although it’s been running for 13 years, Bar Wotever
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Group identified behind Dutch leaflets calling on all religions to exterminate gay people
Raised over rising homophobia in Amsterdam. The group behind the leaflets in Amsterdam calling on all religions to unite to exterminate
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Today [Tue 18th Oct] In Gay History: Uganda’s Bisexual King Mwanga II Takes The Throne
Ugandan King was known for engaging with male subjects before being overthrown. Uganda today is inarguably one of the most
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Success Stories

Abbey Kiwanuka Wins Award at NDA
Abbey Kiwanuka Director OPAL wins the Positive Role Model for LGBT Award at the UK National Diversity Awards 2018 Abbey
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Rainbow List 2015: 1 to 101
The Independent On Sunday Rainbow List. On a bleak weekend a ray of light. It’s our annual celebration of the
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Out & Proud African LGBTI (OPAL)
Fighting for the right to love – your #LGBTChange heroes The Guardian UK asked for nominations for LGBT activists who
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Out & Proud African LGBTI (OPAL)
The European Diversity Awards (EDA) has shortlisted Out & Proud African LGBTI (OPAL) in the category of the Charity of
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