DHRLab @ RightsCon

Strategy Session - Digital security and data privacy to tackle OGBV and safeguard women's and children's rights online in U…


Internet Shutdown and Censorship

The Internet Shutdown and Censorship in Uganda Workshop covers topics as "What's TOR and how does TOR anti-censorship work?…


Digital Skills Workshop

The workshop will be an online virtual setting and physical setting at The Innovation Village. The aim is for participants …


DATAFEST KAMPALA - living with data

Under the theme “Living with Data“, this year we examine the integral role that data plays in almost every aspect of our li…


DHRLab Session @ DRIF

DRIF is an important platform where conversations on digital policy in Africa are shaped, policy directions debated and par…

Report Launch

State of Digital Rights & Internet Governance

Unwanted Witness Uganda and DHRLab cordially invite you to attend the launch of a study report whose overall objective was …

Celebrating International Women's Day

Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID19 World - The Event will enable us to choose the challenge the ma…


Innovation Program Pitch Event Livestream

In a Design Sprint over the last 4 weeks, 10 teams have been working on their ideas to make human rights work in Uganda bet…

CoP Networking Weekend & Pitch Event

This weekend the CoP Leads will come together to elaborate further collaboration among the CoPs as well as exploring synerg…


Safer Internet Day #SID2021 #SaferInternetDay

The Role of the Multistakeholder Model in Promoting a Safer Internet. Hosted by Digital Literacy Initiative (DLI)

Assessing the Legality in the UCC Directive Authorizing Online Content Producer Registration and Broadcasting Services

UCC issued a Public Notice/directive on the 7th Day of September 2020 advising all persons currently offering or planning t…

Innovation Program: Call for Digital Innovations

Do you have an idea, solution or approach to improve human rights work? Apply to our Innovation Program and win up to 60.0…

Innovation Program Info Event No. 2

The Digital Human Rights Lab in cooperation with StartHub Africa has launched a Digital Human Rights Innovation Program to …


Innovation Program Kick-Off

The Digital Human Rights Lab in cooperation with StartHub Africa has launched a Digital Human Rights Innovation Program to …


Tutorial: Intro to Hashtag Campaign Analysis

In this Tutorial Arthur Kakande, Data Products lead at Pollicy, will give an Introduction to Hashtag Campaign Analysis (Bra…

How to protect human rights in the digital age?

Get to know the DHRLab projects. Join us in a tweet chat using the hashtag #DefendingHumanRightsOnlineUG

Tracking social media data,Tracking and understanding social media analytics

Join for a practical session to learn and make sense of social media analytics for online campaigns with Estone Wandera.


IGF - Open data For Women and Persons with disabilities

Open Data is data which is made accessible and available in a standardized machine-readable format and under a license that…

Assessing the Human Rights Situation during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Join the Webinar and learn about experiences from lawyers and human rights defenders. #SafeguardingHRDs

Introduction to data analysis with Stata

Join us for a practical session with Sandra & Bonnita, Research Experts at Pollicy. We introduce the very basics of Stata …

#BeOnlineBeSmart Tweet Chat

"Lets Put the We in Cybersecurity" together with Encrypt Uganda, Internet Society - Uganda Chapter & Digital Literacy Initi…

WOMEN@WEB Event - Online Debate

Learn about a Legal framework with specific focus on the national laws and administrative practices responsive to online vi…


The Knowledge Platform Security & Rule of Law (KPSRL)

In collaboration with SEMA, we are hosting the panel discussion"Protecting our Justice Data" at the KPSRL annual conference

Closing the Digital Gender Gap in Uganda Webinar

In this webinar we aim to further explore, highlight and interrogate the key issues and findings emanating from the researc…

Digital Data Collection Tutorial

Join us in a hands-on session with Pamela Namala, Data Analysist at SEMA

WOUGNET Event - Women’s Rights Online: Closing the gender gap for a more equal world

Join @WOUGNET on omen’s Rights Online: Closing the gender gap for a more equal world by using the hastags #GenderDigitalDi…

WOUGNET Event: Tackling Gender Based Violence in the Cyber Space

Join us in a tweet chat this week using the hashtags #StopOnlineGBVUG #AskforConsent #FreeToBeOnline

Privacy Symposium 2020

Data and Democracy: Opportunities and Challenges to Digital Rights in Uganda

Zoom-Session: Free practical introduction to information design & data visualization

Join us if you are interested in learning how to transform information or data into visual formats that make it easier to u…

Whatsapp Chat Discussion - Children Safety Online: From a Legal & Cyber Security Lens

Join us to discuss what parents and guardians can do to ensure their children are safe online.

Whatsapp Chat Discussion: Demystifying Pollicy’s Digital Advocacy Toolkit

Join us as we demystify Pollicy's Digital Advocacy Toolkit & explore alternatives to the traditional advocacy campaigns.

Hands On for Digital Security & Safety

Are you interested in learning how to practically secure your identity, assets & technology in the online & mobile world? T…

WhatsApp Chat Discussion: Remote Working Tools

The next chat discussion on Tips & Tools for productive Remote Work. Join us to learn how to learn more about the best prac…

Rights Con Online 2020: Supporting Human Rights Activists in repressive environments

Opportunities for mechanisms to support human rights activists and defenders working in internet and civic repressive envir…

RightsCon Online 2020: Not "revenge" porn

new trends in non-consensual intimate imagery in Uganda and the role of digital security

Disinformation, and Citizens right to be informed

Fake news increasingly influence online media. Therefore, the ability to take responsible and decisive action against false…

A friendly Guide to Data Visualization

We discuss the power of data visualizations when communicating results and persuading audiences. A WhatsApp discussion.

A Guide to Ensuring your Digital Privacy & Security – Whatsapp Chat Discussion

How do we ensure online safety as we embrace social distancing and remote working?

Human Rights and Covid-19 – Webinar

The Webinar will provide an opportunity for many lawyers, human rights actors, and defenders with interest to provoke discu…

Digital Data Collection, Practices and Recommendations – Whatsapp Chat Discussion

Exchange on how best to embrace digital data collection tools in the time of social distancing.


Global Digital Development Forum

Catch the intresting talk of our community members at this year's Global Digital Development Forum.

Corona Contigency Planning – CoP Meeting

A meeting to give the possibility to exchange on solutions for the impact of the Corona Crisis on the various CoP activitie…

CoP Presentation & Collaboration Workshop

The Community of Practice will gather and give intresting insights in their work to identify possible synergies and collabo…

Introduction to the Digital Human Rights Lab

The DHRLab as a physical-visual space wants to bring together the DHR community. Join us at our introduction event to ident…

Supercharge your Advocacy – Preparing your Data Analysis Report

After data collection, what's next? How do you convert your data into actionable insights?


Digital Security Conference (DigiSec)

The Defenders Protection Initiative will explore the influence of the 4th industrial revolution on privacy and security iss…

Supercharge your Advocacy – Research Methods 101

Pollicy invites to give information about how to use data research methods to enhance research and data collection skills.

Cyber Laws in Uganda – CoP Workshop and Report Launch

This workshop will be based on the findings of the Cyber Laws report by BarefootLaw and will train human rights defenders o…

Digital Security Policy Generator – Workshop with Daniel Moßbrucker

The workshop focuses on the threats that come along with digitization and when working with online tools. We will work on…

Kick OFF Workshop Digital Human Rights Lab

At our Kick OFF event we will introduce the Digital Human Rights Lab and launch the project. A first step to the forming o…

Human Rights Protection in the Digital Age – Community Meeting & Stakeholder Mapping

The event will bring togehther different actors of the community. A needs assessment, understanding the overall goal and st…