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Uganda

Juliet's Journey: From child soldier to global campaigner

In July 2010 Juliet, a young woman from one of the schools we support in Northern Uganda, came to visit us. Here we tell her inspirational story and reveal what happened when she took her message all…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
01 Dec 2011

Uganda + 1 more

International Day of the Girl

Raped. Abused. Sold. Trafficked. Exploited. Tortured. Killed. Millions of the girls of today's world face the threat, trauma and consequence of the gravest violations to their rights. It would be unacceptable if there was just one…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
17 Oct 2012

Uganda

A class of our own

Hundreds of thousands of children in northern Uganda have had their education disrupted because they've been forced to flee their homes for the relative safety of the Internally Displaced People's (IDP) camps. They're now returning home but…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
11 Jan 2012

Uganda

Protecting and educating children in Karamoja

We’re helping to protect children and get them into schools in Karamoja – a remote and impoverished region in northern Uganda. Cattle have been an integral part of the nomadic pastoralist way of life for decades.…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
13 Jan 2012

Uganda

Breaking the silence. Animating the violence.

Domestic violence. Forced marriage. Sexual assault. They’re conversation stoppers in any language. We’re trying to start one in Karamoja in north eastern Uganda – one of the poorest places on the planet. Watch the video 'Gender-based violence’ (GBV) is a…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
06 Jan 2012

Uganda

Ugandan volunteer: report

After years of enduring the sound of gun shots, witnessing killings and abductions, I am beginning to feel that the world is forgetting about the two decade conflict in Northern Uganda. Yes we are enjoying some level of peace and…

Format:
Other
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Eritrea + 1 more

War Child project for children of war in Eritrea

Background In May 1998 the border conflict between Eritrea and Ethiopia escalated. The strife resulted in more than 1 million refugees and displaced people. In June 2000 Eritrea and Ethiopia agreed to a cease-fire and Ethiopia pledged to withdraw…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Ethiopia

Street children programmes in Ethiopia

Background Known for its devastating droughts and famines, a recent conflict with neighbouring Eritrea has exacerbated this country's problems. Numerous attempts at negotiating a lasting peace have had limited success. Many thousands were killed in trench warfare reminiscent of World…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
War Child UK
Posted:
21 Mar 2011