Richard Lusimbo (he/him) is the Research and Documentation Manager of Sexual Minorities Uganda - SMUG, the leading LGBTI Umbrella advocacy organization in Uganda since 2012. He is a Co-Director of And Still We Rise, a documentary that shows the journey of the development of the anti gay law in Uganda, effects and impact after its nullification in 2014. Richard has served as Co-Chair Pan African ILGA since May 2016, Alternate Secretary General on the Board of the International Lesbian Gay and Bisexual and Intersex Association - ILGA since November 2014 and has also served in the past as Alternate Co-Chair of Pan Africa ILGA - PAI 2014 -2016. He has been heavily involved in a cross range of advocacy and community mobilization in Uganda, Africa and internationally. Furthermore he has a strong background in science and technology, digital security and documentation tools.
Organisation: Sexual Minorities Uganda (Uganda)