Posted by in on November 19, 2011

Exciting Journey to Outlaw Domestic Violence in Uganda: CEDOVIP

In 2009, the Centre for Domestic Violence Prevention (CEDOVIP) enjoyed a great victory when their efforts led to the passage of the Domestic Violence Bill into an Act of parliament in Uganda, the first to acknowledge domestic violence as a legal offence. In this piece, find out how CEDOVIP partnered with advocacy groups, religious leaders and other organisation to achieve this success.