Civil Rights Defender of the Year 2022 – Frank Mugisha and Xheni Karaj

For their outstanding commitment to advancing the human rights of LGBTI+ people, Xheni Karaj from Albania and Frank Mugisha from Uganda are awarded the Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award 2022. Thank you, Xheni and Frank, for inspiring LGBTI+ activists worldwide. 

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