Field Notes

When A Gunman Speaks, You Listen - FN XV

When A Gunman Speaks, You Listen – FN XV

Located in Lamwo District, Palabek is one of the sub-counties in Northern Uganda whose residents […]

Obalanga Cover

The Day They Came: Recounting the LRA’s Invasion of Teso Sub-region through Obalanga Sub-county in 2003, FN XIV

In June 2003, the LRA infiltrated Teso sub-region in eastern Uganda for the first time. […]

The memorial monument stone in Lukodi remembers those who died in the massacre

The Lukodi Massacre: 19th May 2004, FNXIII

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

Train tracks in Mukura near where the infamous train wagon sat

The Mukura Massacre of 1989, FN XII

On July 11, 1989, the 106th battalion of the National Resistance Army (NRA)1 allegedly rounded […]

A child’s drawing of an LRA attack on a village

As Long as You Live, You Will Survive: The Omot Massacre, FN XI

On October 23rd 2002, an estimated forty-four fighters of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) entered […]

A former LRA Major is accepted back by the community in Pajule

Community Peacebuilding and Reconciliation: A Case Study of Peer Support in Pajule, FN X

Simon Watmon was abducted as a young father of two small children by the Lord’s […]

A girl carrying water walks on top of the mass grave at Barlonyo

Kill Every Living Thing: The Barlonyo Massacre, FN IX

Twenty-six  kilometres  north  of  Lira  town  in  northern Uganda,  a  quiet  displaced  person’s  camp  called […]

Two residents stand at the site where their sons were killed in the massacre

Massacre in Mucwini, FN VIII

In the early morning hours of 24 July 2002, the villages around Mucwini awoke to […]

Two photos of Dominic Ongwen

Complicating Victims and Perpetrators in Uganda: On Dominic Ongwen, FN VII

Dominic Ongwen was around ten years old when he was abducted on his way to […]

With or Without Peace: DDR in Northern Uganda, FN VI

With or Without Peace: DDR in Northern Uganda, FN VI

From July to October 2007, Quaker Peace and Social Witness (QPSW) and the Justice and […]