Author Archives: Nancy Apiyo

“They kept saying I had no place.”

How a family reunion has brought closure and healing “I didn’t know that there is […]

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Gender inequality is not only an African issue

My experience for the past four weeks during the US Department of State sponsored professional […]

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Redress for survivors of SGBV in northern Uganda is still a challenge

In northern Uganda during the long-standing conflicts, sexual violence was perpetrated against men and women, […]

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Reintegration of children born of war thanks to family reunions

The two-decade war in northern Uganda was characterised by various forms of sexual violence against […]

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Using radio to talk about reintegration of children born of war

On the 17th of July, two members of the Women’s Advocacy Network and two survivors […]

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We Accept Our Own Blood: Reintegrating Children Born of War through Family Reunions

In 2014 when members of the Women’s Advocacy Network petitioned the Ugandan Parliament for redress […]

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Lukodi: justice and reparation can bring healing and reconciliation

On the 19 May 2004, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) raided the village of Lukodi, […]

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Holding Dominic Ongwen’s confirmation of charges hearing in The Hague is a missed opportunity

For many years the issue of justice related to the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA)-Government of […]

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Breaking the silence through community dialogues on SGBV

In the past three weeks, JRP’s Gender Justice Department has conducted dialogues in the communities […]

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Women establishing a new peace agenda

From 26 April to the 2May 2015, Women’s Advocacy Network chairperson Evelyn Amony and I […]

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