Tag Archives: Women’s Advocacy Network

A place to call home

Acen* is a fifteen year old girl who was born into LRA captivity. She has […]

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Women trained on community theatre for advocacy

On 6th September 2016, 12 WAN group representatives from the six groups from Adjumani, Pader […]

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Women training on how to plan for the future

A week ago the JRP team conducted financial management training in Aromo sub-county with members of […]

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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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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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Cultural leaders and war-affected women develop action points to reintegrate children born of war

JRP and the WAN hold dialogue on reintegration of children born of war GULU – […]

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2015 Women’s Advocacy Network Annual General Meeting asks “What is the future?”

As the year 2015 come to an end, more than 100 members of the Women’s […]

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Addressing the Unredressed – Gaps and opportunities for affirmative action for war-affected women within local government programmes and services in northern Uganda

On 15 September 2015, the Women’s Advocacy Network (WAN) at the Justice and Reconciliation Project […]

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For Ugandan children born of war, the struggle continues

By Samuel Okiror http://www.irinnews.org/report/101721/for-ugandan-children-born-of-war-the-struggle-continues KAMPALA, 7 July 2015 (IRIN) – Actual combat may have ended […]

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Acknowledging children born of war on the Day of the African Child

Every June 16, African Union member states and their partners celebrate the International Day of […]

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